Relaxation: Lake Sonoma

Lake Sonoma LakeSonoma is a wonderful place to spend a sunny afternoon relaxing by the water. With that goal in mind, I recently took the family canoe out on Lake Sonoma. The lake… Continue reading

Featured Food: Squash

Squash Gratin  Ingredients 3/4 lb. (about 2 small) zucchini (or other green summer squash), cut into 1/4-inch slices 3/4 lb. (about 2 small) yellow summer squash (or golden zucchini), cut into 1/4-inch slices… Continue reading

Featured Flower: Nasturtium

Nasturtiums are happy little flowers.  You can’t help smiling when you see them pop up in the garden.   They can be grown from seeds or purchased as plants and spread well in sun… Continue reading