Tag Archives: holidays

Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day The other day I was pondering my mother’s view on holidays. Christmas was by far her favorite, but she never let others slip by without some sort of acknowledgement. It was often a Hallmark card, maybe it … Continue reading

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Yes, I Believe…

Christmas is a little bitter sweet for me. Of course I miss my mother throughout the year, but I really miss her at Christmas. She was instrumental in my long-held belief in Santa Claus. In our house, Christmas began on … Continue reading

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Finding Time to Write…

Most writers struggle at some point or another to avoid giving into the multitude of distractions present each and every day – laundry, paying bills, vacuuming. Of course not all distractions are bad – a phone call from and old … Continue reading

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Homeward Bound

My daughter, Emily, is headed getting ready to board a plane to return home after her first semester overseas. I have spent the past few days thinking a great deal about what it must have been like for my mother … Continue reading

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Maine Bound

Photo Courtesy of SeacoastOnline.com I am headed to Maine tomorrow for fun. I will be staying with my BFF Muffy, and I will also see long-time family friend, Gail Grimes. Yes, we’ll be eating some “lob-stah!” I will see others, … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Day Snippet

  Happy Thanksgiving Everyone! While Thanksgiving was not my mother’s favorite holiday, she always played a key role in the meal – she made and brought the CHOCOLATE STEAM PUDDING with her famous FLUFFY SAUCE! While I don’t have a … Continue reading

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