Monthly Archives: November 2011


Posted in family, farm life, holidays, kids | 1 Comment

It’s Official!

Our deepest thanks to everyone who helped to make this happen. More when my head stops spinning and feet are back on the ground. If that’s not until December, then a happy, safe, and joyous Thanksgiving to one and all.  … Continue reading

Posted in birthday, family, Parenting 101, photography | 10 Comments

My dog lied to me

I’ve needed to tell this story for quite some time. Apologies up front for exceeding 140 characters by a few thousand. Zo’s birthday is today. Or, was today. We lost him right before New Year’s this past year, about a … Continue reading

Posted in dogs, family, mental health | 22 Comments

Just another Colorado Sunrise

No big deal … just a typical morning for this time of the year.

Posted in Colorado, photography, slideshows | 1 Comment

Party-size Orzo and Bulgur Salad

Not really sure how to describe this salad …just a great pot-luck salad, one that’s a little bit different, a little bit like something you’ve had before. Non-helpful desciption: If you’ve ever been to the Davis – Kidd Bookstore in … Continue reading

Posted in pasta, salads | 1 Comment

I’ll never be smart …

Been a dad for three years now … and I just realized: peach or apricot jelly is so much easier to de-spot from peejays or a white onesie than strawberry or grape. Sorry, kid … don’t really care what your … Continue reading

Posted in kids, lame attempts at humor, Parenting 101 | 5 Comments

Chocolate Pumpkin Bundt Cake: if you can use a can opener …

It’s easy. It feeds an army. Freezes well for week-long snacking. And you can mix up the directions and it still works. Thanks to the forgiving quality of pumpkin. Seriously, has anyone ever screwed up a pumpkin dessert? Well, there … Continue reading

Posted in baking, cupcakes, fall, pumpkin, quick, recipes, seasonal, thanksgiving | 5 Comments