Kristin Fintel on September 13th, 2010

All the rumors are true: I do need to avoid gluten.  Now, if this sentence means nothing to you, here’s a little food science.  Gluten is the protein found in wheat flour (and rye and barley and a few other grains) that gets gooey when mixed with a liquid.  It’s what makes all the ingredients [...]

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Kristin Fintel on September 12th, 2010

It was five years ago when Curt and I found our house.  Well, “house” is a pretty lenient word for what was here.  We called it the “half-house” because the guy we bought it from had to abandon construction due to finances.  When started to work with our architect to redesign the interior to be our [...]

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Kristin Fintel on June 19th, 2010

 I fell in love with my weed whacker again.  I first fell in love when we lived in the ‘burbs.  With my Black and Decker 9″ Cordless GrassHog Trimmer Edger, I ruled my garden.  I could get a nice neat line on my yard.  I could keep the grass away from my flowers.  I could [...]

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Kristin Fintel on June 12th, 2010

Curt & I opened the B&B in August 2007.  That means that when I am asked, “How long have you been open?” I can now switch from “two and a half years” to ”almost three years”.  I wouldn’t have thought I’d already be writing about our returning guests, but I’m so thrilled to do so!  With three [...]

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