Month: March 2014

Being positive about snow

Since I have whined, moaned, complained, and expressed my displeasure with the severity of our winter this year, I have decided to make only positive statements about the pictures of our latest snow storm. Here goes…Isn’t it great that the flakes are big and falling fast?  The moisture content  is wonderful for our yard and […] Read more…

Mardi Gras King Cake

The traditional King Cake has a small baby hidden in it. Whoever finds the baby in their piece will be the host of the party next year. The baby was found, and not by Pat…again. Bonnie will be the host next year! The King Cake is more a bread than a cake, in fact, it […] Read more…

Mardi Gras Party!

Meet Jenna, Jarret, and Pat….the cooks of our Mardi Gras Feast! We celebrated our 2nd annual feast a little late this year, but it sure was good!! Jarret is is originally from Louisiana and did most…okay, all of the cooking! Read more…

Signs of life

On this day of my birth I am giving thanks for the many blessings in my life. My husband, my children, Tara, Seamus, Sara & E, my family, my dear friends, for the warmth of the sun and all the twinkling stars that light up the night, and of course, our lovable dog. With a […] Read more…

Sunday

The sun is shining today (doing the happy dance)! Deacon is running through the snow with his nose down with his buddy Mogley. Read more…

Sunday afternoon

The snowstorm has come, the ground is still covered, but what a treat–I opened the front door to a tree full of robins! I think we are getting closer to Spring!! Read more…

The Latest Winter Storm

More snow falling. Just what we needed – ha! Our youngest son, his girlfriend, and her daughter are traveling from Colorado in snow, fog, ice and wind. It was a long and white-knuckled ride for them. But, they made it safely–thank you Lord–and so began our weekend. The snow fell Saturday again. It was pretty […] Read more…