July 17, 2015 RSS feed / Home & Garden

Ode to my Father

Part 11: My Papa was so calm

(Note: This series is from my father’s memoirs I found long after his death.) My father told me many times that his father he called Papa was the calmest person he’d ever known. More...

Star Chefs

Lemon Ice  1 lemon, zested and juiced 1 lemon, juiced 2 cups cold milk, chilled 1 (14 ounce) can nonfat sweetened condensed   More...

Damaris’s Spontaneous Garden

Stopping to smell the flowers

“All of these plants just come up!” exclaims Damaris Rorie as she points to an abundance of beautyberries, hydrangeas, altheas, four o’clocks, croscosmias, cannas, elephant ears, violets, purple basil, wood sorrel, and tiger lilies. More...