Valentine Aspirations And Fulfillment

Wishing all of you lovelies a Happy Valentine’s Day for tomorrow!! I was considering posting about gifts and edibles, but then I saw a copy of Paul Newman’s letter to his second wife Joanne Woodward on their wedding day. They were married fifty years until his passing in 2008 at the age […]

Did You Know Christmas Markets Were This Popular?

Back to lighter fare! With so much discussion about the commercial aspects of Christmas – at least here in the United States – people may not realize the social aspects of home, hearth and family are still appreciated. The European Christmas Markets are a well-established tradition.


Last Minute Thanksgiving Dinner Prep

Chinese restaurants are always an option but don’t have to be your last resort. I know there have to be some procrastinators out there. There’s probably a few folks who’ve had to scramble to add others to a carefully crafted menu or need somewhere else to go. Charitable organizations tend to be […]

What I Ate On My Birthday

My birthday was on Monday. I started celebrating early. As in I had fruit, cheese and champagne Sunday morning. I think it had something to do with writing the Nest Egg post. Thinking about avoiding a catastrophe, makes one feel a little daring reckless.

Plus, it was brunch time. I knew I’d find a reason […]