Tag: Canon City

Dr. Bj Ferrell

Monday, December 3, 2012, Dr. Bj Ferrell passed away unexpectedly.  Words do not express how broken my heart is.  I have never experienced a loss so profound or difficult as this as I have been fortunate in my life to almost never experience death.  I am at a loss to know what to do or…

By Melisa December 8, 2012 1

Ranch Life Marches On…..

After almost thirteen years of marriage, Charlie and I hit a milestone that we have been working towards all this time.  We are officially Debt Free!!!  Charlie had the steady decent pay job to give us the money to be sensible with and I had some mortgage/loan background and understanding of interest loans.  I started…

By Melisa November 23, 2012 2

Parvana Creations

I have been watching a fellow fiber artist now for a while.  Nicole does amazing felt shawls and scarves.  The other day she put up a shawl that she had “felted on a whim” the night before and my heart about stopped.  OMG this was beyond stunning.  I have been chatting back and forth with…

By Melisa November 6, 2012 0

Marinated Goat Cheese

Marinated Goat Cheese….brings my taste buds to attention and they yell yippee!! It is hard to describe the fascinating blend and meld of various spices and flavors along with texture.  YOU must make this and try it for yourself.  The key is the longer that it marinates the more flavorful the cheese becomes.  I have…

By Melisa October 31, 2012 0

Spiced Green Tomatoes

I have been canning and putting up things the last week off and on.  I am specifically using a water bath canner so mostly tomatoes, pickles, and chutneys.  I was first introduced to Chutney in Scotland.  One of my all time favorites is a mango chutney at the local Indian Restaurant in Turriff, Aberdeenshire. I…

By Melisa October 15, 2012 0