Springtime Blossoms

Springtime is such a glorious season with all the flowering trees and colorful blooms that blanket the landscape. I think it’s Washington, DC’s most beautiful season. Along with the cherry blossoms, the federal government doesn’t seem to spare any expense on the gardens and landscaping around the National Mall and on Capitol Hill. During my […]

Dogs with Muddy Paws

Our dogs, Bonnie and Clyde, love to be outside. We specifically looked for a house with a fenced-in back yard so they could entertain themselves. However, they’d still rather have Studley and me take them for a walk than just explore the yard on their own. Unfortunately, there’s going to be mud anytime it rains. […]

The Tale of the Tilting Tub

When we bought this house, it was “Move-In-Ready” … as long as you moved in with a hammer and nails and a saw and know-how and directions to the nearest Home Depot! Upon examining the inspection report, when we said we had a “few questions,” the first thing the owner did was to angrily reply […]

Salmon with Dill Cream Sauce and Tip about Lemons

This recipe for Salmon with Dill Cream Sauce is one of our favorites. Studley DoRight often makes it to serve to our guests who enjoy fish. If it’s just the two of us, he’ll make a couple of extra portions so we’ll have leftovers as it’s just as tasty when reheated. It’s prepared totally in […]