A Surprise on Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day! I’ve been thinking about my Mom lately. Since I’m cooking now every two weeks, I’ve been wearing an apron in the kitchen like she did.  I also from time-to-time look through the recipe book she left behind. I’ve noticed how I’ve started looking more like her as I’ve grown older. I have…

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Happy Holidays!

This year we broke with tradition and decided to buy our Christmas Cards. I found these cuties at Barnes and Noble and thought they said it all for this year’s festivities. I love traditions, but sometimes they need to be broken. In addition to not making cards, I didn’t make biscotti or any cookies this…

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It’s Time for a Correction

It’s time for a correction in my life. For the last two years, the Ohio Valley Garden Conference has been on my mind. Barbara, my co-chair and I started working on this event in 2010 looking for speakers and a location. Even though I’ve not been constantly working on the conference, it still has been…

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Sunday Roundup

Good Morning! I thought I’d give you an update of stuff going on here at Happy Acres. Thanks to all of you who emailed me for some of my Melissa lavender on my Lavender Shortbread Cookie post. I was amazed at the interest. Unfortunately I don’t have enough to go around to everyone, but will…

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Corydon Indiana Road Trip

This past Friday, my good friend Barb and I took a road trip to Corydon, just up the road about an hour and forty minutes or so. We traveled there to see an art exhibit which I’ll tell you more about in my next blog post. Corydon is a small town boasting around 3100 people…

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Our 5th Anniversary

It’s our fifth anniversary. It’s hard to believe five years ago we were getting ready for the wedding. Time sure does fly by fast! It sure has been an interesting journey so far. It was a beautiful Saturday much like it is looking like today will be. For anyone out there thinking that love can’t…

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