Tag Archives: Food

“But indeed I would rather have nothing but tea.”

“I had a little tea party, This afternoon at three; ’Twas very small, Three guests in all, Just I, myself, and me. “Myself ate up the sandwiches,         While I drank up the tea, ’Twas also I … Continue reading

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Middlemarchers Shop

I am not posting anything about Middlemarch, this week, but nobody need miss out on that account, as “Sophie” has written an entertaining piece called “Middlemarchers Shop in the Chicago Suburbs”. Enjoy! __________________________ Picture of various kinds of Polish kielbasa.

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Benefits of Cold Weather

“While the earth remaineth, seedtime and harvest, and cold and heat, and summer and winter, and day and night shall not cease.” — Genesis 8:22 I’ve been trying to think of some positive things about the cold weather. I enjoy … Continue reading

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Fall Pizza

I make pizza for my family every weekend — with some help from the kids usually. Last weekend, we made a fall edition of this meal. ’Tis the season for apples and we have an abundance of them. A few … Continue reading

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A fresh loaf of sourdough bread.  

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They Seem to Be Eating Muffins

Jack.  How you can sit there, calmly eating muffins when we are in this horrible trouble, I can’t make out.  You seem to me to be perfectly heartless. Algernon.  Well, I can’t eat muffins in an agitated manner.  The butter … Continue reading

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Blueberry Picking

Between the rain last week and the heat this week, we had a few clear, balmy days. So, last Friday and Saturday, my family went blueberry picking. On Friday we picked 145 pounds and Saturday morning we picked 94 pounds … Continue reading

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