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Tag Archives: Fall



Wednesday Links: fun food and craft finds and Nationals Park

I can’t take credit for these photographs taken at Nationals Park . Because I was not there. My husband took the kids so these are his photographs. See that kid up there in the lower right hand corner? That would be me. See that other kid to the left? That will be my husband’s sports […]



how to make the best-ever apple crisp

So we went apple picking last weekend, as we do every year. And my kids like the picking part more than actually eating them, so I’m always left with dozens and dozens of “what do we do with all these?” apples. This year, I’m already down 24 apples. That’s three batches of apple crisp. Holy […]



from the archives: 9 fabulous treats for Fall

O’ Fall, you’re finally here (I mean on my blog, if not in DC yet). Away with you, humidity and stifling heat of summer. I like your laziness, but I’m ready for apple picking and crisp breezes and pulling out my boots. Here are some of my favorite fall treats from the blog. As always, […]



Fall Festival Idea: gross and creepy mystery cans

Sorry folks. Nothing sweet this week. Why? Because I’m consumed by this school Fall Festival I’m co-planning on Saturday. You know the one. I made this Decorate-a-Pumpkin for it. Here’s another activity that my co-chair thought of: Mystery cans. You know them, witch’s cupboard? Mystery bowls? Stick your hand in and guess what gross stuff […]



simple, decorated Halloween cookies, my guest post for In Katrina’s Kitchen

Some of you may already know, but I’ve struggled with auto-immune disease and intestinal mayhem for about twenty years now. I know hospital stays and surgery all too well. And so as my dear friend and fellow blogger, Katrina of In Katrina’s Kitchen, is away sharing these same struggles, I am filling a little gap […]