Articles by Amy Magnus :: Page 4

  • BLOG-Destination Unknown

    destination unknown

    For our 10th anniversary, my husband surprises me with a trip out of my comfort zone.

  • BLOG-And Many More!

    lodge visitors

    Last Saturday, local artist and permaculture activist Phyllis Logan celebrated her 80th birthday with family, friends, and neighbors at the Glen Helen Outdoor Education Center. I’m here to tell you…that woman knows how to throw a party.

  • BLOG-Spicy Chicken Salad

    spicy Chicken Salad

    Thanks to the children and their passion for slides, I’ve discovered a new treat for myself.

  • BLOG-Ground Cherry Goodness

    pint of ground cherries

    This week, our special order came in for a landing. Instead of the usual dozen or so eggs, the folks of Rocket Acres slipped a pint of ground cherries on our egg box.

  • BLOG-Big Toy Salute

    on the rings

    Last Sunday, the time had come to say goodbye to the Mills Lawn “Big Toy”. We spent a leisurely afternoon doing just that.

  • BLOG-A Bowl of Cherries

    loading the blender

    Summer cherries make a splashy morning smoothie.

  • BLOG-A Hearty Breakfast

    fried potatoes

    For our new swimmer, a hearty breakfast of egg, potato, and a pile of spinach is just the thing.

  • BLOG-Among Friends

    AUM bookstore

    Whenever a great idea presented itself at this week’s Antioch Writers’ Workshop intensive, I hoped to be poised with my pencil.

  • BLOG-A Certain Independence

    black raspberry

    An invisible leash keeps my children close but it’s getting longer.

  • BLOG-Haircuts All Around

    ducktail

    The family starts summer with a full set of fresh haircuts.

  • BLOG-Splendid Strawberries

    fresh picked strawberries

    Discover the fate of 6 quarts of perfect strawberries as we celebrate spring’s last great gift.

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