Monthly Archives: October 2014

Apples with Salted Caramel

Apples are still in season here in Oregon, although some have already gone into cold storage.  But what says Halloween more than caramel apples?  So whip up a batch tonight, makes some hot cocoa or cider, and enjoy while you … Continue reading

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Halloween is in the Air….

  The spooky night is nearly here and there is still some fun to be had!  Do you like haunted houses?  Here are a few that you can still visit – if you dare!

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What to Do? Take a Weekend in Rockaway Beach

We have some friends that lease a house right on the beach in Rockaway, Oregon.  We spent a stormy,      fall weekend with them and had a wonderful, relaxing time.  Check it out

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What to do with Wild Mushrooms (With a Steak & in an Omelet)

We scored some mushrooms – Chanterelles, a lobster mushroom and some coral fungus.  So what did we do?  Check it out!        

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Cream of Chanterelle Soup

I love chanterelles – my favorite wild mushroom  – and this is my favorite thing to make with them!  Cream of Chanterelle Soup! And here’s how you do it…

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