All Hallows Eve

October 31 is madness at our place.  The night of October 31, thousands of devils, demons, monsters and yes, even princesses, float up our driveway in search of treats, not tricks.  One must prepare for the onslaught, and that means help!  I always like to have a treat for the adults that come by to help.  Continue reading

Lucky in Love

The first Garden Swap of 2018 took place just before St. Patrick’s Day. Therefore, neighbors were instructed to draw inspiration from the holiday and bring green food. Enter Avocado Toast (more on this later).

What we weren’t prepared for was the surprise that awaited us. Frankly, one half of our Garden Swap hosts were not prepared either… Continue reading