Why Thanksgiving is the Best Holiday of All...

 You know why Thanksgiving is the BEST holiday of the year? ...more
@SunbonnetSmart.com  I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving Robin!  I LOVE your Gingerbread ...more


What a difference a year makes.  Last year, I was writing a ‘Holiday Blawg’ due to my Mom’s diagnosis of Lymphoma two weeks before Christmas.  It was very hard for me to put any cheer into the holidays.  This year, I am recovering (recovered) from the Whipple procedure due to discovering that I had an IPMN (Introaductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm) in my pancreas which is considere...more

mulling it over

The mid-winter season often lends itself to reflection. It is a time for friends, resolution and resolutions, new plans, and hopefully joy. As the days start slowly to get longer again, I propose a toast:...more