Aunt Hen’s Persimmon Roll

November 30, 2014    As a child growing up in southern Indiana, I can remember making my Great Aunt Henrietta’s persimmon roll recipe.  We knew where persimmon trees grew in a fence row and we would gather them from under the trees after the first hard frost, usually in November.  If you have ever had… Read More

DIY Painted Pumpkins and Gourds for Your Thanksgiving Tablescape

DIY Painted Pumpkins and Gourds for Your Thanksgiving Tablescape

November 12, 2014 Painted Pumpkins    Shopping the sales after Halloween, I picked up these artificial pumpkins and gourds for 80% off the regular price.  You notice the orange colored one has a glittered stem, which I don’t want, but I figured that could be removed.      The stem was easily removed, by loosening… Read More

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