Just Apples….can make a difference…one step at a time!

  8 X 8 oil painting on treated board Price $200.00 When I first started painting about five years ago,  my instructor suggested that we try teaching art classes to improve our skills.   So I purchased enough supplies to teach a class size of 30.   Lucky for me most of my classes where…

Ballymaloe Paintings in 30 day challenge

Well it is the first day of September and within the next 10 days my life will be all about leaving home to attend a culinary school in Ireland. …. well almost all about leaving.  Leslie just started her 30 paintings in 30 day challenge and I couldn’t resist saying maybe I could do this!! The…

Irish Soda Bread

Easier to bake than driving to the store! Irish White Soda Bread is a really quick Irish bread to make and very tasty!  Soda bread only takes 2-3 minutes to make and 30-40 minutes to bake.  It is certainly one of Darina Allen’s  “Great Convertibles”.  She has the greatest fun experimenting with different variations and…

An Adventure in Culinary Beginnings

  May it be said that everyday has adventures that changes who and what we are becoming. So first and foremost I am an Adventurer.   Not that I like risk, however living my life out of memories would just be boring, so I love change.   Change takes courage, so I must be Courageous…