PB&J bon bon

Aaannnnd … I blinked and summer is over. How did that happen?!? Yep, my youngest is off to school tomorrow and my oldest has already started packing for her move to college in a few weeks. Ack! And as my sweet Lulu figures out what she’ll wear tomorrow, my mind is tripping back to my […]

Mint Leaf bon bon

I’ve had a long-time love affair with mint. As a little kid, my family and I went to visit some friends. One evening, I remember trotting out back and helping her gather a big bunch of mint. We headed back inside, and I got to carry a handful of mint. That scent. Bright. Mind-clearing. Alive. […]

Strawberry Balsamic bon bon

As a kiddo, summertime meant working in the garden. And then … hauling our harvest into the kitchen and doing a little more work over the hot stove. Fresh strawberries—hulled, sliced, then dumped into a big pot. Pour in sugar. Add a squeeze of lemon. And then … blurp … the warm scent of summer […]