Beer Tasting….Big Foot Barleywine-Style Ale

It’s Porch Time…..  Happy Mother’s Day to all you mom’s!! Today is a cool, cloudy day in western MA, 50 degrees.  I’m out on my porch hoping for a break of Sun…….Not going to happen.😠. Anyway……. Today I’m testing a beer by Sierra Nevada called Bigfoot.  It’s a Barley wine style ale. I’ve never had this kind of beer.  Since I believe in bigfoots I … Continue reading Beer Tasting….Big Foot Barleywine-Style Ale

Their back! Hummingbirds!

Good Day!  It’s Porch Time! I’ve been waiting for my first sighting of a hummingbird this spring.  I had filled the hummingbird feeder last week…. Looking every morning, afternoon, and evening…..No Luck.   Yesterday I cleaned the feeder and made a new batch of liquid food, hung the feeder, still no visitors. This morning I got up, 6:10am, as I’m walking towards the kitchen to … Continue reading Their back! Hummingbirds!

Testing a New Coffee! Medium/Dark Roast, Sun Coffee Roasters!

Good morning!  It’s Porch Time! This morning I sit on my porch where everything seems damp………Yesterday it poured rain…… It’s 58 degrees and feels humid right now but that doesn’t stop the birds from gathering here at the feeders and singing their morning songs. This morning I’m testing a new coffee…. It’s by Sun Coffee Roasters.  I got the medium/ Dark Roast called Dickens Full … Continue reading Testing a New Coffee! Medium/Dark Roast, Sun Coffee Roasters!

Unexpected Visitors at my Bird Feeder! Nice Surprise!😊

Hi, It’s Porch Time! This afternoon I stepped out on my porch and decided I would fill my four window boxes with fresh potting soil to get them ready for new plants,….. I also transplanted some Catnip plants into a large pot……The cats will Love this!!!     The whole time I was listening and watching all the birds!  I had all the usual suspects….chickadee’s, … Continue reading Unexpected Visitors at my Bird Feeder! Nice Surprise!😊

Pretty in Pink, Glittery,  Nail Polish

Hello there!  It’s Porch Time…. Here in Northampton, MA it’s a Cloudy, Cold day with temperatures in the 50’s.  I decided to step out onto the porch, watch the birds, and thought it would be a perfect day to paint my toenails!! A few days ago I had come across a brand of polish I had never seen before. It’s called Sinful Colors, made in … Continue reading Pretty in Pink, Glittery,  Nail Polish

Bird Bath becomes a Succulent Planter!

Good Afternoon!  It’s Porch Time! Yesterday, Saturday, was the first farmers market of the season in Northampton, MA.  I love the farmers market so I walked down to check out the goodies!!  Knowing it’s still too early to plant I just wanted something to start bringing my Porch alive!   I came across these potted Succulents…..Hens and Chickens, Sedum, a cactus that I was told … Continue reading Bird Bath becomes a Succulent Planter!

Dark Roast Coffee, Trying a new Brand, Melitta!

Good Morning!  It’s Porch Time! It’s a chilly 48 degrees here in Northampton, MA but the sun is Shining and the birds are singing and busy at my feeders…..There was a large Red Bellied Woodpecker here eating black oil sunflower seeds. It’s at my feeders often but usually only eats suet. So, even though it’s chilly I’m wrapped up in a fleece blanket and I’m … Continue reading Dark Roast Coffee, Trying a new Brand, Melitta!