Month: October 2020

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Halloween 2020

I got up and tidied the house and did some baking, feeling silly. However, #1 daughter invited me to a socially distanced small family group celebration at the farm, so I will take these goodies and not have to feel […]

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Pantry Honesty

I’ve continued to tweak my pantry, reworking the small appliances and culling the old items. Each tiny change makes a tiny improvement. Bu the truth is, my pantry is out of whack because I have too much junk food. I […]

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The Anti Pantry

My pantry is…imperfect. When did I shift from wanting my pantry to be functional and attractive to wanting it to be perfect? I’m not sure. But I now want it to be a thing of beauty and a joy forever, […]

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Pantry Week 2020

It’s Pantry Week on the HGP. I think I’ve improved my pantry a bit. Here’s the After. Here’s the before: It’s not perfect, but it is better. And there’s the rest of the week left. I finished up Kitchen Week […]

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Pumpkin Patch Trip

#1 Daughter and I took her little girls to the pumpkin patch today and got some pumpkins. They had lots of interesting pumpkins. The Littlest tasted the tiny pumpkins. After that I put beef stew in the slow cooker, got […]

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HGP Break

This is the last day of Guest Room Week, and I have done absolutely nothing to deal with the extremely messy guest room. Nor have I worked on handmade gifts or baked for the freezer. It was a busy week […]

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Office Week Struggle

It’s Thursday of HGP Office Week, and I haven’t made much progress. I have a lot of Christmas gifts sitting around, lots of papers and electronic stuff to sort through, and no clear surfaces to work on.   The closet […]