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Dancing Children

Last night we hosted a Christmas party for my husband’s office staff.  We do it most every year, and as much as I enjoy it, it is exhausting for me because I do all of the preparation myself, including all of the cooking. 199 more words


The Christmas Eve Feast Special

Ho, ho, ho! Santa is coming to town … along with the rellies and a passel of friends! Need some last minute help with dinner menus or a recipe or two? 238 more words


Climax - more Exciting Emotion, I'm Sneaking up on the Climax creativity and Plots, Entertainment and Excitement

22 December 2014, this blog is about writing in scenes.  I’m focusing on the tools to build scenes.  I’ll leave up the parts of a novel because I think this is an important picture for any novelist.  474 more words

Couldn't Find It

My son couldn’t find Pumpkin Pie Spice coffee creamer at the grocery store.  So popular I guess they can’t keep it in stock.

Carrie at… 161 more words


Longer days!

This weekend we celebrated Winter Solstice.  When you live in a place that it is dark until after 8 in the morning and gets dark around 4 in the evening, this little known event is an occasion to celebrate! 209 more words


Clean crowd pleasers

We often associate social events as being unhealthy, a deterrent from achieving our health goals, or something that prevents us from even thinking about trying to maintain a clean diet, especially if there is alcohol involved. 430 more words


Lavender and Honey Gin Fizz

Last night we hosted the first of several Christmas celebrations. The evening comprised a small group of friends and family, a large piece of beef, oysters just plucked from the ocean, and delicious herbal cocktails. 165 more words