Tag Archives: holiday

Foraging for Holiday Decorations

November and December can be a bit grey in New England, but some festive fairy lights and bright colors can make a world of difference to my mood. I think that’s one reason I like decorating for the holidays! Since … Continue reading

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Eats:: Christmas Baking: Mini Mince Pies

Mince pies are a traditional British Christmas treat. The inside is fruity, sweet and sticky, and the outside is buttery and crumbly. I’d never made them before so I cheated a bit and used mincemeat from None Such (the brandy … Continue reading

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A New Englander In NC: Hatteras Island

Just after I’d welcomed fall, I took a trip down to North Carolina and went back to summer. It was a visiting family sort of trip, so it was nice and low key. As there were quite a few of … Continue reading

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