Coffee Blog

Smell the Coffee Cake

Fragrant spices, buttery notes of coffee and hints of nuts and vanilla. Yummy! This coffee cake is moist and topped with a crunch and a sticky caramel drizzle. I bake my coffee cake in a bunt pan for easy slicing. This little gluten-free gem is a family favourite. This morning it pairs nicely with my… Continue reading Smell the Coffee Cake

Coffee Blog

Coffee in the throes of fall

El sol está brillante hoy pero está frió (the sun is shining but it is cold). Fall is in its full throes. It is too easy these fall days for a chill to creep into the bones. The season welcomes warm sweaters, jeans and somedays a nice scarf or a knit hat. Promises of frost… Continue reading Coffee in the throes of fall

A to Z Blogging

Commit – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

Commit Before I could move further into this strange bookstore an exasperated voice echoed from behind a row of books. “You can’t keep a fairy in your dollhouse!” The bewitched book forgotten, I stopped to listen. “I don’t KEEP her anywhere. She chooses to live there!” A fairy living in a dollhouse? Who are these… Continue reading Commit – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

Crafts

Miniature DollHouse Fascination

Welcome to miniatures. I purchased my first dollhouse kit just over a year ago, and I opened the box with unsure fingers. Was I ready for this task? The box seemed to have so many pieces and the instructions felt long and challenging. Regardless, dollhouses and the tiny items that furnish them have always fascinated… Continue reading Miniature DollHouse Fascination