birds are not welcome at breakfast

I thought I would write about waffles long before I put up a post on crêpes. Which is funny mostly because I’ve been making crêpes for a LOT longer. And because the biggest reason I’ve put off the crêpe post is...

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less, but in no way lesser

This year did not go as expected. Few do, I’ve found, but this one went off the rails right around Memorial Day. It was a tough haul to get things back on track. That happened about the first week in December, and then it...

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when I’m 64

Once the realisation is accepted that even between the closest human beings infinite distances continue, a wonderful living side-by-side can grow, if they succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible for...

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scenes from solstice

And with these, I think I’ll bow out until next week. Kristina has landed and should be home soon. There are presents to wrap and cookies to bake. My sisters will be down for a quick visit next week. We are blessed. Merry...

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the cupcakes were for a friend

His wife was coming home, after a long, dreary summer being treated for cancer, away from her family, closed up in ICU where her children could not visit. A celebration seemed in order. On the same day, this friend was lamenting...

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