After a long hot summer I so look forward to pumpkin season! The cool crisp air, the harvest from our garden, gorgeous colors everywhere and of course PUMPKINS!!!!! After a quick trip for a favorite pumpkin caffeine fix, I’m off to load up on all the beautiful fall foliage for my next season of decorating!… Continue reading The Pumpkin Fairy 2015
After having such a blast the year before as “T Bird” and the Pink Ladies, the neighborhood kids were wanting more! Halloween circa- 2000.
Today I am CELEBRATING! It’s my 2 year anniversary of Mama Carp & company and I have had a wonderful time here with you! Thank you for spending some time with me and cheers to another year of creative solutions and inspiring ideas! So no doubt I’ve been a little busy as always…August I entered… Continue reading Sharing My Passions
I LOVE this time of year – Minnesota at its finest! Falling leaves, crisp autumn air & lots of crackling bonfires with your favorite friend’s. Be sure to whip up several batches of my Northwoods Apple Cider, its great hot or cold! Also keep it on hand for my favorite fall cocktail Jameson Cidertini’s. This… Continue reading It’s That Time Of Year Again!
November 1st is the day I try to work on my front pots. I tried to wait one year until Thanksgiving, needless to say I won’t make that mistake again. Minnesota weather is just too unpredictable! Convincing Craig that I desperately needed my heavy pots defrosted was not an easy request… So, at least my… Continue reading November 1st
It’s that time of year again!
Northwoods Apple Cider 4 cups water 1 cup brown sugar 4 teaspoons whole cloves 2 teaspoons whole all spice ½ teaspoon ground coriander ½ teaspoon nutmeg 4-6 cinnamon sticks 128 oz. apple cider Combine everything but the apple cider in a 2 quart sauce pan.Heat to boiling, reduce heat. Simmer with cover about 20 minutes.… Continue reading Northwoods Apple Cider