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End of Summer 2019

By Jennifer Elders | September 12, 2019

Well, I hate to admit it, but it seems as if summer has all but forgotten us. We may get more good weather, and I sincerely hope we do, but I’m skeptical. I guess Fall is here whether we are ready or not. Just a few thoughts as we come to the end of the…

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Summer, summer, summer!😎

By Jennifer Elders | July 20, 2019

Hi there everyone!!! Its been awhile since I’ve been here! I thought once summer began I would be lolly-gagging around with nothing but time on my hands and I would surely be touching base with you all. Hmmmm.🤔 That didn’t seem to be exactly how things worked out. I started off summer catching up on…

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Is it MAY already!!!!!?????

By Jennifer Elders | May 9, 2019

OMG, I can’t believe MAY is here!!! Where did the time go??? And its almost half over!!! I know for those of you that are busy this may not seem all that impossible, but then again,…… are you serious…..ITS THE MIDDLE OF MAY??? Well, I have not forgotten about you, and I sincerely wished I’d…

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Live Simply

By Jennifer Elders | March 10, 2019

Sounds like such a simple, easy thing to do doesn’t it? I think a lot of us would love to live by that motto and appreciate all that it means. We all get so darn busy in the day to day life. It’s just how things are and need to be when you are trying…

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Funday adventures

By Jennifer Elders | January 27, 2019

Ahhh, I took a whole day to just go have some fun! Oh my goodness it was just what I needed.  I found these wonderful little things that just called my name.  I started off thinking I was going to accomplish a long list of “to do’s”, but instead ended up meeting a friend. We…

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January 2019!

By Jennifer Elders | January 13, 2019

Ok, wow. Just wow. Everything has flown by since I last chatted with you! Christmas was a whirlwind for sure. I started the vacation being sick for 4 days. That was not optimal considering what all needed to be done. I had saved almost EVERYTHING for the 11th hour. Gee, how unlike me. (insert sarcasm…

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♪♪♫ It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…♫♪

By Jennifer Elders | December 19, 2018

Well, well, well, here we are again.  Christmas is fast approaching and I have not done nearly all the things I swore I was going to do!!!  What happened to all those recipes I was going to bake, make, create, and post?????????  For cryin’ out loud, I had the best of intentions but I’ve been…

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Baking, cooking, and Holiday craziness!

By Jennifer Elders | November 18, 2018

Omgoodness , do you all go crazy at this time of year with wanting to make appetizers, desserts, and side dishes??!!! Or is it just me????  I’m out of my mind finding sooooo many things I want to make!!! Between Facebook, Pinterest, cooking magazines, and cooking shows on TV,  I’m completely overwhelmed with things I…

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The Bazaar, and the Bizarre!

By Jennifer Elders | November 11, 2018

Over the weekend, I took part in a Holiday Bazaar.  All in all it was a good experience and fun to do. Not to mention a LOT of work!!!! Of course it is work that I love and have a passion for.  I am completely in love with cooking and baking and love to share…

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The not so fun Kitchen day

By Jennifer Elders | October 29, 2018

Ahh, where to begin.  I guess for starters I will tell you my dishwasher died about 3 weeks ago.  Part of the time I really don’t mind doing dishes by hand. But the other part, like today when I’m baking and cooking up a storm and making a mess, I really miss the dishwasher! I…

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About Me

Hi, I'm Jennifer. So glad you stopped by the website!!  I love cooking, gardening, and photography and this is a place where I can bring it all together to share with you.
I live in a beautiful area called Lake Quinault in the Olympic Rain forest. I'm married and have four children who were all raised here.
I'm always on the lookout for a good photo whether it be flowers, food, family, or the scenic area in which I live.  So many things, so little time!
I'm looking forward to you stopping by, and me finding more and more to share with you ♥