St. Patrick’s Day Tea Time Goes Green!

St. Patrick’s Day is here again. Don some green apparel to symbolize the “Emerald Isle” called Ireland. Break out the green goodies like cupcakes covered with green icing and sugar cookies in the shape of shamrocks and adorned with green crystal sugar coloring. Then, steep up some green tea for a special St. Patrick’s Day …

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The Ultimate Teamaker

If you clicked on this article in breathless anticipation, hoping that I was going to lead you to some fabled gadget which merits the name "The Ultimate Teamaker," then I'm afraid you're going to go away disappointed. But I do have a few ideas along those lines. I've used a few of the more newfangled …

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Spring Fever!

The floral harbingers of spring – daffodils, forsythia, and periwinkles – are in full bloom. Peach trees, plums, and beautiful Bradford pears (no pears, just flowers) scent the air with their fragrant blossoms. Bird feeders welcome robins, cardinals, finches, and not a few greedy squirrels. Garden snakes emerge to warm themselves in the sun. Our …

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