Lammas Wheat Cookies with Flowers

Today is August 1st, which marks the celebration of┬áLammas. This holiday celebrates the beginning of the annual wheat harvest and signifies the bounty summer has brought us, while heralding the coming of Autumn. As I walk through the wheat fields on my daily morning hikes with my dog, the sense of abundance and life is…

Winter Foraging Cookies

One of my favorite things about Winter is when you get those perfect, crisp days. The days when you can go for a hike in the snow-laden woods and breathe in air so cold it tightens your lungs. Now that I live in Germany, I get to experience those days so much more than I…

Chilled Autumnal Spiced Wine

Alright, let’s get to one of my favorite topics: Wine. I love wine. Not in a sad, “TLC intervention alcoholic” kind of way, but in a “fascinated by the entire process and love to discuss and drink it” kind of way. In fact, it was over a bottle of wine, or two, that this blog…