Learning new little tricks either in Photoshop or Lightroom is always fun for me. It seems that a trend lately is to give your photos this matte effect. There are apps out there that do… More
Hello everyone. These dark and short days really let us know that winter is on its way. Here in California though, we’re still having some beautiful weather midday. I’m loving getting outdoors and wandering around on our property looking for little gems to photograph. Continue reading “special days”
On an ordinary day in just an ordinary store, shopping for a few groceries and other necessities I found this adorable little pitcher. Stumbling along a beautiful little treasure always makes me happy. This cream pitcher was just begging to be in my cart! It was the last one on the shelf and seemed to be longing for a home … so, now it has one. 🙂 And it won’t be a cream pitcher even though that seems to be its name. Continue reading “finding treasures”
As we head into the shorter days of this part of fall I’m noticing a desire for more coziness to be in my life. While I love being outdoors, I also love snuggling up on the couch in a soft blanket, with a warm cup of tea and a nice fire crackling and popping in the wood stove across the room. This cooler weather makes me want to bake something super delicious and sweet and to fill the house with all the makings for nice soups and casseroles.
You asked for my cinnamon roll recipe, so today you get it! If you want a melt in your mouth, super quick and easy recipe for a deliciously sweet breakfast roll, this is it! The recipe isn’t my own but is one I’ve been using for probably a minimum of 30 years. It’s my family favorite … I think it could become yours too! Continue reading “cinnamon rolls”