Posted in February 2014

The Sound of Silence

The Sound of Silence

There is nothing more awkward or beautiful as silence.  You can hear it in a dramatic pause and the moments before an anticipated reveal.  It’s in the seconds before a baby’s first breath and the baby’s first cry.  Silence is a moment that some seek like a refuge from the day.  In that moment, silence … Continue reading

Easy Salted Caramel Rice Krispies Treats

Easy Salted Caramel Rice Krispies Treats

This is a recipe that we as a family put together after a night of watching “Unique Sweets.”  It’s amazing how you can limit your thoughts on things until you get inspired to “think out of the box.”  So, here is the first of many recipes that myself and my daughters are starting to put together, … Continue reading

Seasons change

Seasons change

Last night, it snowed unexpectedly.  It was the first really snow for our neck of the woods.  When we opened the door to look at the snow, it was amazing how beautiful, quiet and peaceful things were.  Moments like this come rushing by our lives and sometimes we miss it because we’re too busy to … Continue reading

Popcorn Caramels

Popcorn Caramels

This is a recipe that I started playing with one day and I am still “tweaking” but it’s good enough to share.  In fact, I made a batch the other day and it didn’t last very long at our house. These caramel candies are for anyone who likes a “little popcorn with their caramel.”  They are … Continue reading