Articles by Amy Magnus :: Page 7

  • 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.

  • BLOG-Sugar Rush

    sugar rush

    Standing together and challenging each other beats the pants off of enduring alone.