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Book Signing

Book Signing

Book Signing down at DiGregorio’s Italian Market the other day, I realized one of the benefits of being a cookbook author… people!  I don’t know of much more fun than running into all sorts of people, all wanting to look at, and possibly purchase one…

June Bugs

Out on my porch this morning, as it has been now for the past 2 weeks, these little gross insects called June Bugs are squirming on their backs, hoping to get upright again.  And, while they are squirming, my broom is sweeping them off into…

My Favorite Easter Memory

Somewhere in the early 1950’s I would have been about 8 years old.  My mother, who loved to sew, was busy at her sewing machine making me a beautiful Easter dress.  As it was shaping up, and time for the finishing touches, I can remember…

Take A Walk

Greetings everyone!  I must tell you that 2018 came in with a bang of sickness for Bill and me.  Maybe it was too much Christmas, too many cookies, and too many demands all piled up in a few weeks’ time. I have to say I…

Newsletter – January 4, 2018 – This New Day

Happy New Year Everyone!  Here we are again at the top of another great year, because every moment of every day is an adventure, and every day that I wake up, I always say, “Thank you Lord for this day, this is a gift of…

How About Them Apples!

How About Them Apples!

Hi everybody!  An apple a day, keeps the doctor away, and a bunch of apples all piled up in a Fresh Apple Cake, makes my mouth water, or, even thinking about my big juicy Fresh Apple Country Pie all tucked under a crusty sugar crust….

Cinnamon Brooms

Newsletter – September 25, 2017 Going into my local Kroger store the other day, I noticed the most pleasant scent hovering around the front doors.  It was so compelling, that once I walked through the door, I just simply turned around and went right back…

Don’t Worry – Be Happy

Hi everybody, hope you are having a wonderful summer.  This morning an unusual thing happened.  As I entered my middle bedroom, where I try to spend a few minutes in prayer before I start my busy day, my eyes glanced at the plaque on the…

Memories of Dad

As you know, I have written many times about my Dad, and all the unique traits he possessed.  His life, his personality, and all the funny things he did, could fill enough pages to produce a volume of books.   He truly was a “character,” and…