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Agua Fresca: The Perfect Springtime Refresher
April 30, 2013

It is a tradition in Mexico in many homes to have “agua fresca” with the main meal. We always made enough so that there was plenty left over in the refrigerator in case visitors came by.  “Agua fresca” is made...

New Spring Colors from Yeo Designs
March 06, 2013

After a couple of sunny days I can’t help but feel more optimistic. I think spring is just around the corner.  The days are starting to feel longer; the bulbs are sprouting and I can see some flowers on the...

Otomi Pillow Talk
June 02, 2012

  Some years ago I bought a pillow that I thought would look good in my living room.  It was beautiful and it was inexpensive.  I found it in a very well known home furnishings store and was very pleased...

Waking up to Ken Edwards
May 16, 2012

  There is nothing more personal than a favorite mug. I actually have several favorite mugs.  In the morning my brain only starts working after my first cup of coffee. I get up early, go to the kitchen half-awake and...