Mmmm... food. There is such variety and creativity that can go into making a meal. It's no wonder so many of life's important occasions center around it. This month we celebrate Valentines Day and some of you may have romance on your mind. What is your favorite meal to share with the one you love? Is … Continue reading For the Love of Food
Yes, it's January 12th. I did glance at the calendar before I sat down to write this post. Is that going to stop me? Nah... I know by this point most people are ready to move forward and put the stress and craziness of Christmas behind them. Most of us have undecorated and put away (or … Continue reading The Holidays May Be Over But …
Counting my blessings and wishing you more. Hope you enjoy the New Year in store. Have a joyous New Year, my dear friend!
Wishing you and your loved ones a very Merry Christmas! Christmas Carol by Sara Teasdale The kings they came from out the south, All dressed in ermine fine; They bore Him gold and chrysoprase, And gifts of precious wine. The shepherds came from out the north, Their coats were brown and old; They brought Him … Continue reading Merry Christmas
The sun sets earlier now, the days are slowly cooling down. All around us the trees gradually change from green to varying shades of reds, oranges and yellows. I love this time of year for so many reasons. I embrace the cooler temps and the cozy sweaters. I happily trade in my flip flops for … Continue reading Happy October from the Mom of a Kid Who Hates Pants
Wishing you and your family a very Happy Easter!
This morning I looked out the window and decided the world is a giant funnel cake covered in powdered sugar. It could be that I was kind of hungry for funnel cake at the time, but despite the fact that we woke up to a snow-covered ground, we welcome spring with open arms. Birds are … Continue reading Happy Spring!
This is my plan. What's yours? I love living in an area where we get to enjoy the change of seasons. Each season offers something unique that I look forward to experiencing, some more than others. And when we're stuck in a rut, sometimes that change is exactly what we need to breathe new life … Continue reading End of Winter Survival Plan
One of my favorite poems comes from the author Wendell Berry. I first discovered it in Narada's CD collection called "Earth Songs". In the CD's insert, each of the songs is inspired by a poem which the creators share along with what it was about that poem that inspired them to write the music. Both … Continue reading In Return
Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss! Today is a day to celebrate one of the best-loved children's book authors and what better way to do it than by promoting Read Across America! What is your favorite book by Dr. Seuss? There are so many to choose from. I know our family has a few favorites. I started … Continue reading Let’s Have a Little Talk About … Tweetle Beetles