I am super excited to share that we will be changing the name of the website! I am working with a cousin in law on a new name and logo! Christine is amazing. I can't wait to see what we can do to show case our pecans, jam, jelly, and delicious fruits & veggies. New … Continue reading things are changing…
Shakespeare's Globe is located on the bank of the river Thames in Bankside's Cultural quarter. It is the complex housing a reconstruction of the Globe Theatre, an Elizabethan playhouse associated with William Shakespeare. In 1613 the Globe Theatre went up in flames during a performance. It is read that a cannon, set off during the … Continue reading Shakespeare’s Globe
We visited an impressive stone holdout, Skipness Castle, on the east side of the Kintyre Peninsula. It was build by the Norwegian founders of Clan MacSween. They were thrown out of Scotland in 1263. The castle was passed to the MacDonalds of Islay and Kintyre, supporters of the English in the War of Independence that … Continue reading Skipness Castle
On Monday we meandered to Davaar Island. Davaar Island is located at the mouth of Campbeltown Loch off the east cost of Kintyre, Scotland. It is a tidal island, linked to the mainland by a natural causeway called the An Dhorlin. https://youtu.be/dhZiWHcLujc https://youtu.be/zv-6GO2rOEs The Dhorlin is only walkable at low tide. The walk takes … Continue reading Davaar Island
Sunday we visited the southwestern most tip of the Kintyre peninsula, the Mull of Kintyre. The public road ends at the top of the descent. I am pretty sure the trek down was more steeper than what we drove. It was a difficult trek down the paved path. It reminded me of the road to … Continue reading Mull of Kintyre
So much has happened in the recent two years! Crazy to believe it's been two years since I wrote or shared. So much has changed and changed again. I am almost ready to return...
The husband and his friends are on a ride to the BAJA! They are having a great time. I have some pics to share! Rodeo, NM Hotel Copper Queen in Bisbee I believe these ones were taken in San Felipe 😉 I'll add more … Continue reading Baja or Bust!
I haven't posted in over 8 months! Sorry! Last fall I was traveling 4oo miles round trip for school. In January I returned to work and let me tell you: They just use me on that schedule! I must be honest though, I asked for it. I would really like to earn some coin prior … Continue reading so busy!
I tried my hand at a tasty Indian dish a couple of nights ago! Tandoori Chicken! In the case of Indian food, much of it is about the spices. Please don't use the old paprika that so and so gave you years ago. First you'll need to make the Tandoori spice blend which includes 1 tsp … Continue reading Tandoori Chicken Kabobs
Today I picked zucchini, squash and ...**drum roll please**...5 cherry tomatoes! Soon I will be able to share! They were hiding! I saw them! Reminds me of my kids' cheeks after a round of horse-playing! The garden is just growing! See the sunflowers! Almost taller than the fence! I love them. I bought a new plant … Continue reading Welcome Home Tomatoes!