Category Archives: Family

HAPPY CINCO de MAYO!!

Something to celebrate!!  It is not Mexican Independence Day, as many people mistakenly believe. It is, however, a celebration of Mexican heritage and pride, commemorating the Mexican victory over French invasion forces at the Battle of Puebla, May 5, 1862, … Continue reading

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MAY IS . . .

. . . chock full of things to celebrate! Alrighty. The weather is getting nicer, the sun is shining more, the snow and ice are long gone, and my restlessness has reached an all-time high.  I have to get rid … Continue reading

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My Very First Cookbook!!!!…….

No, no, I didn’t write it. I read it.  When I was 8 or 9.   “Miss B.’s First Cookbook”,  the world’s most special-est cookbook because, you see, I was also a Miss B.  It was as though someone wrote a cookbook just … Continue reading

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Happy Easter, Happy Spring!! . . .

Although there is still snow on the ground here, and the possibility of more to come, Spring is definitely on the way.  It’s in the feel of the air, the quality of the light, the color of the sky.  Easter … Continue reading

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Don’t Blink…..

Okay, okay, so I’ve watched a little Dr. Who.  I never follow the episodes religiously.  I just tune in every now and then and try to figure out what I have missed.  But, I did see that one.  Boy, those angels … Continue reading

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!!!

Today is Mom’s birthday. It’s a big one…86! She makes the most of all her birthdays because it is a day celebrated all over the world. Especially by anyone who has a drop of Irish blood in them, which she … Continue reading

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Kicking and Screaming

Kicking and screaming.  That pretty much sums up how I got here.  Dragged into the 21st century by my family.  If it wasn’t for them, I wouldn’t have a cell phone, dvd player, laptop, or anything new and shiny.  And … Continue reading

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