The most violent thunderstorm in living memory occurs above a sleepy village on the West Coast of Scotland. A young couple take shelter in the woods, never to be seen again... DCI Jack Russell is brought in to investigate. Nearing retirement, he agrees to undertake one last case, which he believes can be solved as… Continue reading A Murder of Crows | Ian Skewis
Super easy to throw together, Sloppy Joes are perfect for weeknights! Overflowing with vegetables, this quick comfort food becomes a wholesome, healthy meal. I wrote in the ingredients as I like to make it, but I usually end up using whatever vegetable is "on it's way out". In that regard, it's a perfect recipe to… Continue reading Jessy’s LOADED Sloppy Joes
My beautiful Sapphire Son last nursed the morning of July 24th. We'd been slowly weaning, going from on-demand to three times a day, to two, then finally only mornings. I won't list the reasons why, but I will say that weaning my son was a slow and natural progression. I'd been feeling the "last time"… Continue reading Time Marches On
I have dry/sensitive skin, so I usually use my kids' baby soap to wash my face, but one eventually tires of smelling like a baby's bottom... I've been shopping around for a good facial soap/cleanser for a while now.
This is a recipe I kind of threw together, needing something to top some plain yogurt, and just having a nearly empty bag of frozen berries on hand. Since that fateful haphazard chucking of ingredients, it has become a new staple in our home, topping everything from waffles to pancakes, to ice-cream. My husband makes… Continue reading The BEST Berry Coulis EVER!