Thanksgiving Festivities

Well, another Thanksgiving is come and gone…I seriously don’t know where this past week has gone….it was certainly an enjoyable one, though. It was so wonderful to have (almost) the whole family together. We definitely made a lot of great memories together, and even though we all missed David this year, we all agreed that […]

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Online Shopping For Mom

With Mother’s Day fast approaching, the annually asked question arises–What to get Mom for Mother’s Day? Well, no fear with all the great websites that sell everything your mom could ever want with great prices! Websites such as TJ Maxx, JC Penny’s, and Macy’s offer affordable jewelry, flower bouquets, home decor, soaps, candles, and so […]

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Boxing Day Details

Here in the US we don’t celebrate Boxing Day, although we hear bits and pieces about this funny little day around the holidays each year.
Boxing day has a long history. It used to be a day when wealthy people in the UK would give a box with a gift to their servants. Nowadays, it is […]

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Happy New Year!

As I write this, we are less than two hours away from 2012. Happy New Year and may 2012 be a year of happiness, prospering and blessings for you and your family.
Winter is setting in with temperatures plummeting over the next day and some high winds kicking up. In fact, our high on Monday is […]

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Winter Solstice

Wow — how can we be only days away from winter solstice already? In less than one week we’ll be at the shortest day of the year — the longest night of the year. Then we get to turn the corner back onto the upturn again. That always feels good, huh?
After just getting through a […]

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Thanksgiving Past

Well, Thanksgiving 2011 is now another Thanksgiving Past…another one for the memory books. It was a lovely one…one of the best, I’d say. We had 21 in attendance, eight of them 10 and under. Yes…it was lovely and LIVELY! But a good lively. We managed to seat everyone at three different tables…I wish we had […]

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Approaching Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving…it’s all about abundance, isn’t it? Overeating and overindulging is the norm. It is also about appreciating and being thankful for our blessings. I don’t know about you, but I’m thankful for our HEALTHY blessings. I’m thankful for the ability to feed my family healthy and wholesome food. I like the fact that I can […]

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