How to Help Flood Victims in My Community: Arnold, Missouri (Red Cross of Greater St. Louis, Missouri)

Godspeed Annie (rescue lessons learned: a dog from the streets to our home. . . we were never the same again)

Vegan Apple Streusel Pie Cookie Bars (and the "parking lot" incident)

My Mother's Stuffing Recipe: Gratitude Entry Number 328

Vegan Icelandic Coffee Wreath (because it's time for a little less talking and a little more baking)

Vegan Potato Kale Cauliflower Soup with Bernard Clayton's Dinner Rolls (let me catch you up on what's happened. . .)

Vegan Pumpkin Spice Brownies (and why I run. . . with Frankie)

Vegan Whole Grain Chocolate Chip Rosemary Pecan Cookies (September flew by. . .Milestones and Knitting Markers)

Late Summer Reflection

Vegan Peach Cobbler with Crunchy Muesli Topping (revamped from the Amish. . . and my new "coloring book" obsession)

Vegan Buffalo Chik'n Chickpea Salad with Fresh Peaches (from the sewing room. . .with love, Frankie)

Vegan Summer Heirloom Tomato Sauce with Onion and Butter (. . . feeding my "inner fashionista" hand sewing Alabama Chanin and joining Sew-a-longs)

Vegan Texas Sheet Cake for Two (eat chocolate: feel better. . . and Frankie's first year)

Roasted Corn, Avocado and Black Bean Salad (A Yankee as "Miss Maudie" reading . . . To Kill a Mockingbird)

Vegan Summer "Berry Good" Pie According to Fannie Farmer (A Tale of Two Cities for Me This Summer)

Soaking Rains. . . Sewing Myself Sane (and Frankie is eleven months old today!)

Vegan Strawberry Crumb Tart (and. . . under my WIDE brimmed hat in the garden)

One Hour Bread (if it looks like bread, tastes like bread, then. . . )

Vegan Quinoa Tacos with Black Beans, Corn and Guacamole (the veggie plot is ready. . . tomatoes beckon, asparagus not so much)

Vegan Eggplant Almond Enchiladas from Moosewood (a puppy drama moment involving chocolate...gaahhhh!)

Vegan Banana Bread Pudding Crumb Cake that Happened by Accident (eat cake, ice foot, get better. . . a running nemesis strikes and honesty about the past catching up to you)

Pistachio Cardamom Shortbread Cookies (perfectly "crumbly". . . for this winter slump)

Vegan Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies with Extra Chocolate Chips (and a smidgen of hazelnut flour I had left over from a "flour-buying" spree: Love. These.)

It's Been too Quiet. . . But I Like it That Way (knitting/sewing over food right now and a Frankie moment)