Category Archives: Food

That Time of Year…


Furrylittlegnome likes traditions, and she is a creature if habit, which, yes, gnome knows, can be a bad thing. Like clockwork, furrylittlegnome had her first hot dog of the summer Friday night, and following tradition, as it has been for … Continue reading

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My Twenty-Eight Hour Adventure in Charleston


To surprise someone near and dear to gnome’s heart, furrylittlegnome flew down to Charleston, South Carolina to join “Little One” and her mum for the final hours of a week long trip for them. Upon arrival in Charleston, a little … Continue reading

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Vermont’s Best Maple Creemee


It was a warm and sunny day for furrylittlegnome to venture over to Montpelier to have her first taste of the season. Morse Farm is known for lots of things: maple all year round, sugar on snow and cross-country skiing … Continue reading

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Gearing up for The Green Mountain State


Furrylittlegnome is all packed for her Memorial Day weekend visit to her native state: Vermont! Her bag is bigger than she is and probably weighs more, too. Her ride home will be courtesy of a bright yellow Fiat! Gnome will … Continue reading

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An Unlikely Breakfast


Furrylittlegnome completed her Sunday morning errands earlier than usual. On her way home, she passed by “the golden arches”, turned around and went inside. Gnome is pretty consistent with everything, including her food choices. She does not stray too far … Continue reading

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181 Piccadilly


For many months, furrylittlegnome scoured the internet to find the perfect place to have afternoon tea in London. The most obvious and most popular choice would have been The Ritz or even The Dorchester. Then, furrylittlegnome saw this news item: … Continue reading

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Food for Thought


How old is too old to be eating children’s cereal? Furrylittlegnome asks this to herself while eating a bowl of Frosted Flakes.  Yes, Tony the Tiger is still on the front of the blue, white and orange box.  Yes, each serving is … Continue reading

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Vim and Vigor: An Old Timer’s Beverage


Furrylittlegnome is ecstatic!  As she made her way into the kitchen and opened the refrigerator door at her parents house in Vermont, her eyes were immediately drawn to the top shelf.  There, she saw orange and her father’s favorite soda: … Continue reading

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A Summer Ritual That Started Early This Year


It was a whopping 87 degrees fahrenheit (30.5 degrees Celsius) yesterday – a record breaker for the Patriots Day holiday! While the Boston Marathon was in full swing, furrylittlegnome was taking advantage of her day off from work by getting … Continue reading

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Three Months and Counting…


The creation of furrylittlegnome is one my New Year’s resolutions for 2012. I cannot believe I have not broken it yet. After three months, to the day, of blogging under a nickname, I’ve learned many things about myself. By the … Continue reading

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