Thursday, September 26, 2013

The evenings are cooling off

Time to do some fall cooking. Here is a recipe for Slow Cooker Autumn Stew 2 butternut squash, peeled and diced 4 potatoes, peeled and quartered 2 sweet potatoes, peeled and quartered 2 c. buttermilk 14 oz can beef broth 1/8 t. ground cloves 1/2 t cinnamon 28oz can turkey, drained 1/2 t sage 1 t dried parsley 1/4 c. cornstarch Arrange squash and potatoes in slow cooker, add buttermilk and broth, sprinkle cloves and cinnamon. Add turkey, sage and parsley. Cover and cook on high for 5 hours or until potatoes are tender. Whisk in cornstarch and cook until sauce thickens. Serves 8-10.

Monday, September 23, 2013

Aren't these the cutest little zipper owls?

They are so cute for fall decorating.

Monday, September 16, 2013


I am looking forward to the crisp days of autumn. Enough of the hot weather!

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Red or Green-chilie that is

Red or green or Christmas (both) is a common question asked in restaurants in New Mexico. Well, we have votives that smell like red chilie or green chilie. Enjoy!!!

Saturday, September 7, 2013

The October issue of Romantic Homes

Is here and I've got to tell you it is wonderful! I think it is the best issue in a while. There are sooooo many ideas- adding romance to your bathroom, using white in your vignettes, tips for designing your creative workspace, organizing ideas for using ceramic vases and pots, how to create nostalgic vignettes, outdoor entertaining ideas and so much more. So grab an issue and a glass of wine or a cup of tea and enjoy!