Category: Monthly Favorites

  • September: monthly favorites

    Well hello again. It’s been some time since I’ve visited. The summer had more than it’s fair share of business. There’s so much to catch up on, I don’t know where to begin! So, I guess I should go back to the schedule and later I’ll fill you in on some of the details. Although…

  • May: monthly favorites

    I guess May was such a busy month that I didn’t have much time to surf the internet. And somehow we’re already in the second week of June. How is it that the best months of spring seem to fly by so fast and the dragging winter months of February and March go on forever?…

  • April: monthly favorites

      April was a great month – we celebrated our one year wedding anniversary! April has always been my favorite month. The gloom of winter melts away and is replaced by the exuberance of flowers on every tree and sprouting up from lawns across the city. Spring flowers have always been my favorite (lilac, dogwood,…

  • March: monthly favorites

      March has come in like a lamb and out like a lion. I know it’s supposed to be the other way around, but this weather is really bizarre. I hope April fares better. I’m busy thinking about what to plant in our community garden. This year we are able to use a full plot,…

  • February: monthly favorites

    February is typically a rather dreary month. This year it surprised us with mild weather and an extra day. As Valentine’s Day is right in the middle of the month, some of the interesting things I encountered have a theme focused around this day of love. This molten chocolate cake recipe has become a bit…

  • January: monthly favorites

    The new year began with a bang. The best part was spending the holiday enjoying some down time on the beach in Sihanoukville, Cambodia. You can get an idea why I liked it so much in the photo below. I’ve gathered some other interesting things I’ve come across this month: Look at these luscious images…