Are You Ready For 2013?


The answer to that question really doesn’t matter much, does it? The year 2013 will march in right on the dot whether we are ready or not just as all of all the other years have come and gone for millennia.

So let’s talk food.

My traditional dinner for New Year’s Day is […]

‘Twas the Day After Christmas


‘Twas the Day After Christmas By Unknown

Twas the day after Christmas, and all through the house, Every creature was hurtin’ even the mouse.

The toys were all broken, their batteries dead; Santa passed out, with some ice on his head.

Wrapping and ribbons just covered […]

Christmas Traditions


Traditions are important. Traditions help us feel connected to others. They are familiar. They are something we look forward to. In crazy uncertain times traditions are the glue that help hold families, societies, and even countries together. They are shared values, beliefs, customs and activities.

I did not know it at the time…….that […]