Ripe and Roasted


A Year for Beans

    Oct 20, 2020

“Never ever ever mess around with my greens. Especially the beans!” My sentiments exactly. This line from the musical Into the Woods echoed

Why Preserve?

    Oct 13, 2018

A Way of Life

Preserving has been a longstanding tradition in our kitchen. Come August and September, we are canning the summer’s bounty. A day in

Fruit Watercolor Art Print

The larger sizes of this fruit art print feature beautiful watercolor display of blueberries, cherries, pears, and pineapple. The 8×10 size features a triad of

Calla Lily Card

Send a classic floral greeting card for a wedding thank you note or any occasion. This card depicts a print of hand-painted calla lilies. Ready to

Kale Card with Prose

It was August, and the garden was in peak form. Vegetables burst outside of their spaces, billowing over paths, twisting up fence lines.

Vegetable 8-Card Set

With this vegetable set, send a classic greeting card for a thank you note or any occasion. This card box contains 8 hand-painted print cards,

Fruit 8-Card Set

With this fruit set, send a classic fruit greeting card for a thank you note or any occasion. This card box contains 8 hand-painted print

Pear Card

It was a blustery night outside, but in the warm kitchen we paid little attention to the outdoor elements. We were all too

Cherry Card

A number of years ago, we planted a pair of cherry trees in the backyard. The goal was to have our own little

Pineapple Card

The sweet aroma of roasted pineapple filled the kitchen as a pineapple upside down cake baked in the oven. This delicious cake hails

Blueberries Card

As we scampered along the paths in the great northern forest, low bushes brushed our pant legs. We bent over to gather the tiny navy

Beet Card

When beet season comes, that means it’s time to make some of my favorites, borscht and beet salad. Borscht is this hefty stew

Kale Card

It was August, and the garden was in peak form. Vegetables burst outside of their spaces, billowing over paths, twisting up fence lines.

Pea Pod Card

I stand at the fenceline and pop sweet peas in my mouth. The ones that do make it into my kitchen quickly disappear

Eggplant Card

We sat around the table, and the red wine in our goblets glowed in the candlelight. It was an evening spent reminiscing with old friends.

Floral Mix Card

Send a classic floral greeting card for a thank you note or any occasion. This card depicts a hand-painted print of a flower mix. The

Coneflower Card

The summer was in full swing, and so were the coneflowers. I watched as a bumblebee slowly worked its way from flower to

Muscari Card

These tiny cobalt blue orbs are one of the first flowers of spring, blooming around the same time as tulips. Their striking yet

Sunflower Card

Why do I always think that sunflowers are smiling? They seem like happy flowers. Maybe it’s their luncheon-plate size. Three or four in

Daffodil Card

There was just a hint of snow left in the front bed when the daffodils first poked their leaves up through the ground.