Table for Four

Finally. After 10 Long Weeks in a Hospital… Yes.  A Table for Four. Home. The Best Medicine. I’ve Missed All of You. I’ve Missed My Life. Our Life. But Somehow….Miraculously…We are Better. Stronger as a Family. Together. Not Out of the Woods.  There’s Still More Treatment. More Tests. More of Everything. An Autoimmune Disease that […]

Mr. Flu

Say it’s Not So. Say it’s Not True. Oh Lord, Mr. Flu, is that really You? Yes.  In the Flesh.  In a Feverish Woe. Flu is on His Game.  We are Way Low. Ballerina Girl First.  She’s Never Been Sick. Drained and Down.  Not Eating a Lick. Oh Mom, is this really what it’s like? I’m […]

Traveling for Christmas…A Bus Adventure!

The Idea Sounded Great in July. Let’s Go to Florida for Christmas! Let’s have a Real Christmas Vacation.  On the Beach. Switch Out Boots for Flip Flops.  Yes! And Then Around August Came the Question… But Will Santa Find Us in Florida??? My Answer Was Quick and Flippant…Of Course! Santa Flies All Over the World.  […]

A Mule Barn Christmas Spin

Let’s Talk Greasy Spoons.  Every Town Has One. You Know, the Local Funky Place for Decent Food at Cheap Places. Here We Have Murphy’s Mule Barn. The Name Kind of Says it All. We Took our Animal Friends to Lunch.    The Moose Siblings and R.F. Cardigan. An Early Holiday Celebration.  Celebrating Being Together and the Joys […]

Elf Culture

Ah the Elf. Yes.  We Have an Elf. Elf on the Shelf. 6 Years and Going Strong.  I thought we would have outgrown her, but not yet. She has become a Christmas Family Tradition and that’s a Good Thing. Guess You Never Outgrown Family Traditions. Her Schedule is Short and Tight.  She arrives Thanksgiving Morning with Advent […]

A Colorado Holiday and The Best Turkey Ever!

Colorado for Thanksgiving.  All the Family Together. Cold Outside but So Very Warm and Comforting Inside. We Cooked for Days and Days.  The Meal was Perfectly Lovely. Even when Eaten in 30 Minutes or Less.  🙂 Enjoy Our Snapshots of a Wonderful Holiday. First Up the Family Turkey Platter.  Ready for its Annual Debut. The Best […]