Shocking Confessions and Suspicious Hours

I haven’t blogged in weeks and now I am here to shock you. I am leaving. Ok, only for 4 days, but there you go. Please feel free to feed and water Mom, Shawn and the kids as they hold down the fort and dispense Luna Pops and Nye’s Cream Sandwiches to the hordes ofContinue reading “Shocking Confessions and Suspicious Hours”

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60 Bushels of apples a day keeps boredom at bay!

If I babble incoherently it’s only because we have so many fun things coming up I can’t stand it! This very afternoon I am going to pick up our first delivery of APPLES from the incomparable http://www.vintagevirginiaapples.com courtesy of the fabulous Margaret Shelton at http://sheltonherbfarmnc.com/. So yeah, part of my job today is to go outContinue reading “60 Bushels of apples a day keeps boredom at bay!”

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Happy Mother’s Day and G.O. Day!

  Happy Mother’s Day to all my friends who were crazy enough to have children!!  What were we thinking? What were our mom’s thinking?? Do not answer either one of those questions, please. The shop is coming along nicely-below is the view from my oven-so bright and sunny!! No more mole hole for me!  WeContinue reading “Happy Mother’s Day and G.O. Day!”

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SUGAR, SUGAR AND CANDY!!!

 For once I shall take full advantage of my name and RELEASE THE SUGAR!!!  Starting this Friday and running through Wednesday the 31st we are gonna go a little crazy!  Of course, the classics will be available and listed below but I am going to use some CANDY!  Please call and order as limited quantitiesContinue reading “SUGAR, SUGAR AND CANDY!!!”

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My State Fair is a GREAT State Fair!

I LOVE the  music from State Fair-but we all know I am a complete Rodgers and Hammerstein junky, so this is no surprise!  I also love the concept of putting up preserves, baking a sassy layer cake and getting dolled up to stroll around the midway.  Alternately, I could don camo cut-offs, 12 lip piercings and anContinue reading “My State Fair is a GREAT State Fair!”

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Not bailing-just beleaguered!

Before the finger- wagging and head-shaking begin, I would like to say that you may place the blame on the evil tax-inventory system for my lack of blogging. Second in line for blame is Craigslist.  Lot of stuff going on and coming up! February is when Our State Magazine comes out with our little blurbContinue reading “Not bailing-just beleaguered!”

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Bringin’ it home Opossum style.

I ate that in under 3 seconds. My boys and I had a blessed reprieve from cell phones, Blackberries, blogs and FaceBooks  for 4 days. It was lovely. We read, traveled and ate like crazy people! One of the things we stumbled across was in the Inverness, Fl, RV campground even though we were notContinue reading “Bringin’ it home Opossum style.”

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