Whole Wheat Cinnamon Bread

A snowy day here in Central Virginia and with the cold temperatures we’ve been experiencing this week, all the snow is sticking to the ground. Brrrr… what better day to fire up the oven and make some really wonderful bread? Not your slice up and make a sandwich bread, though. This bread falls more into … Continue reading

Seeing Beauty in Little Things

Terribly cold today -with temperatures at their lowest since January 2011. I had some bread to feed the birds, so bundled up and ventured outside. I walked along the perimeter of the drain field and came across these magnificent ice crystals – an outgrowth of last week’s 4 inches of rain and the cold which … Continue reading

Neighboring Cows

This post is mainly for our nearly two year old grandson who came to visit at Thanksgiving time. We promised that he would see cows when he came, but cows were nowhere to be seen as they had been rotated to another of our neighbor’s fields.

Winter Sunsets

It’s January 2013 and the winter skies are a wonder to behold with soft light filtering through leafless trees and tall pines. We’ve had quite a bit of rain, making the cleared area a muddy mess, but in light of last summer’s near (?) drought conditions, I doubt anyone is really complaining. Still, a sunny … Continue reading

Curried Butternut Squash Soup

I know, I know… everyone makes it, but that’s because it’s so darned good!!! Not only is it good, but it’s super easy to make, too! I sure enjoyed mine at dinner last night.

Cookies, Cakes, Muffins and Breads

MMMmm…. just reading over the recipes submitted in the VDACS application. There are recipes for cakes, muffins, scones, breads and cookies as well as a variety of frosting and icing recipes. Can’t wait for the application to be approved so that Bellington Farm can begin to offer these yummy delights in our Central Virginia area.