Amy Knapp builds one-of-a-kind gingerbread houses in her workshop in the woods. She shares the joy of it all through workshops, her recently published book, and with a vibrant group of followers on her Facebook and Instagram pages. Visit Gingerbread Amy.
Change can be so scary and painful. Some of you know I recently turned the apartment above the garage into a vacation rental. Thankfully Vacasa does an amazing job. I rarely meet the guests but last night I ran into this beautiful young woman in the hot tub and we laughed so hard we ended up making a gingerbread house together. I love the choices she made and I've never seen a cottage quite like it. Those blossoms! It's a call to action. Spring! ... See MoreSee Less
I couldn’t help it. I built a new Backroads leader house for Palm Springs and Facebook let's us post way more photos!Do the leaders wear lederhosen? Only on Tuesdays.The roof is made with the same cinnamon cereal used on the pancakesat The Ritz-Carlton-Rancho Mirage and the official colors of Palm Springsare yellow, orange, turquoise and pink.Who were the first leaders to move in? You guessed it. Anna and Nick.I’d bet money they’re having a great time!The house was crafted by the whole wild bunch: Nifty Nick, Aperture Anna, Darling Devin, Pelisophical Peter,Elevation Eileen, Slithering Sam, Jittery Jacob, Higher Ed Heather, Hiker Heidi, Diabetic Danielle, Delightful Donna,Nice Niki, Mechanic Mike, Terrible Tony, Joyous Janie, Hashish Asheesh, Something Shmaila, Singing Skie, Africa Ana,Wandering Wendy and Almond-Loving AmyWhat a group. Would travel the world together. Let’s do it. The Celebrity Summit departs Miami April 22and I’m on it until June 4! ... See MoreSee Less
It's a snowy day here in New Hampshire so I thought I'd name this over-water bungalow with great fishing "Pitchers of Margaritas" in honor of one of my favorite local restaurants, El Centenario. I meet the nicest people there. ... See MoreSee Less
You may call it March 6. I call it 294 days until December 25 which is you know who's birthday! My mom's! Elves Nancy and Andrew booked me at Taylor Community for a sweet woman named Helen and we had a ridiculous amount of fun. Such a great blessing to me. Thank you! ... See MoreSee Less
The lovely and multi-talented Bonita Elery visited my workshop in New Hampshire and we took a sleigh ride at Nestlenook Farm which was amazing and she promises she's coming back because she needs a coffee from Harmony Coffee House Thank you! ... See MoreSee Less