Time To Toss The Confetti!

I proudly introduce the book release of Rosie Hartwig-Benson’s incredibly heartwarming, inspirational memoir, Petals of Distinction. Rosie’s life has been synonymous with health issues far beyond the imaginations of most. It’s been a true battle against almost impossible odds. Allow yourself the opportunity to walk in her shoes for a little while, deep into a…
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A Salty / Sweet Match Made In Rosie’s Kitchen!

I received a message from Gavin in Sweden in morning, expressing he was missing the taste of cookies we had made when he was visiting me in Minnesota.   I decided to share this scrumptious recipe with you. The great thing about this cookie recipe is that it very simple to master.  You can make…
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A Time To Be Thankful

Take time to pause and give thanks, reflecting on the many blessings that encompass your daily life.     HAPPY THANKSGIVING FROM SWEET CONCLUSIONS, Rosie & Gavin

Pumpkin Kisses, And Harvest Wishes

Minnesota has been experiencing the chill of early autumn mornings.  I decided to make my mother’s recipe for pumpkin pie squares.  The pumpkin spice smells of fall are just one of the reasons it’s such a favorite time of the year.  I share with you her recipe. Pumpkin Pie Squares Preheat oven to 350 degrees…
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Elegance In Central Minnesota

I was graced when not one but twenty-five painted-lady butterflies fluttered all around me.  I was transformed into a paradise setting, as I continued meandering through my garden.   I noticed several butterflies drinking nectar from the zinnia and sedum blossoms. It was refreshing to be outside on a gorgeous weather day watching nature.  A bumblebee…
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