My Favorite Memories of July 4th

Today I have a real treat for you. Maureen, a Yank in Australia, is doing a Guest Post for us on the topic of her Fourth of July memories growing up in Ocean Point, Maine.

Maureen is also a special friend of mine and I am thrilled to have her do a […]

4th of July Facts and Trivia

Fun 4th of July Food Facts

It is estimated that over 155 million hot dogs will be consumed on July 4th. There is more than a 1 in 4 chance you will be eating a hot dog on the 4th.

There is a better than a 50-50 chance that baked beans and/or […]

Strawberries and Hot Rods


Betty on the left, yours truly on the right.

Last Saturday my neighbor and friend drove to London, Ohio for their annual Strawberry Festival. I don’t know about where you live. But Ohio is big on local festivals and fairs. We have a festival and celebration for just about everything under the […]