You say Tomato, I say Tomato

You say Tomato, I say Tomato

Back when music had so much more depth and meaning, there was a song from “Shall we Dance” with Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers called You say Tomato, I say Tomato that had some catchy lines about the correct pronunciation of tomato, potato and other words.  You can...
September 11 and a Fall teaser…

September 11 and a Fall teaser…

Thank you so much for stopping by Tumbleweed Tidings today!  It is my hope that in this blog you will find inspiration, enjoyment, and useful information to make your life, home and meals just what you want. Today, like most Americans, we are taking pause to remember...
Labor Day Weekend Picnic…

Labor Day Weekend Picnic…

Thank you for taking the time to check in with Tumbleweed Tidings today!  Over this Labor Day weekend I hope you and yours had an enjoyable respite from work, school and other obligations, and were able to take some time to relax. Or maybe even have a picnic! In our...
So Alaska Called…

So Alaska Called…

We recently returned from an Alaskan cruise and today I wanted to share a little about our adventure.  Amazing salmon and other seafood, enormous glaciers and beauty at every turn.  That’s Alaska! First, there is no way my little iPhone camera can adequately...
Eat Your Veggies…

Eat Your Veggies…

Hello friends and thank you for dropping by Tumbleweed Tidings today.  I am so glad you are here!  Recently, I have been getting some nice feedback on the blog and that always makes my day.  If you know of someone that might like the content, there are a couple of...
All Rise …

All Rise …

Today I am talking about a decorating technique that you definitely want in your repertoire; using risers. What is a riser?  I am so glad you asked! A riser is any item, or collection of items that is used to raise décor pieces or tabletop buffet items within your...
Easy No Bake Cheesecake

Easy No Bake Cheesecake

It’s What’s Cooking Wednesday and today it’s all about a light refreshing summer dessert.   I don’t know about where you live, but here in the Tumbleweed area of southeastern Washington, it has been a very hot and dry summer. Most of the time that’s just the way we...
Ceramic Garden Stool ~ Take Three…

Ceramic Garden Stool ~ Take Three…

I have a confession to make. I’m kind of obsessed with ceramic garden stools and can’t really explain why.  They aren’t that comfortable to sit on, but we now have four of them, collected over the years and scattered around the house.  While they can make a nice perch...
Home Tour ~ The Dining Room

Home Tour ~ The Dining Room

I saw a funny sign the other day that said… “The only reason I have a kitchen is because it came with the house” The same might be said of our formal dining room.  Built in 1999, our home has a more compartmentalized layout than today’s preference...
Pizza Pizza…

Pizza Pizza…

It’s What’s Cooking Wednesday and this week we’re talking Pizza! Like many people, on occassion we have a craving for pizza. And while the ones we bring home and bake are good, they often leave us in a sodium induced coma the next day.  A couple of...

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