A KISS for my boy

What better way to get back to blogging than starting off with men dressing up in crazy costumes and Make-up.

It’s my son’s 15th birthday today.  613 more words



What are you thankful for this year?  Or share a favorite Thanksgiving memory.

Family Stories


Twilight was settling over Paris as we emerged from the Metro to walk to our apartment on Rue de la Fontaine au Roi. A cloak of lavender sky was settling over our final day in the City of Lights, and we felt serene and satisfied. 778 more words


Family Reunion, Off the Grid

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Family Reunion, Off the Grid

We find the key to the lake cabin
there where it always was above the eaves trough, 311 more words



Still thinking about Remembrance Day, I found I was looking at a story I wrote, a true story about a young man whose life was sacrificed during the Great War: 309 more words

Family Stories

Quest for Turkey Perfection

Oh, Thanksgiving.

You should be one of my favorite holidays with your legendary link back to my Mayflower ancestors, the opportunity to gather with family, all of my favorite fall colors, and what may be one of the greatest excuses to bag the diet for the day EVER! 362 more words

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