A bit of everything and how do you pronouce Focaccia??


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I got mail, from my son no less! I don’t think I have received a letter from Eliot in the mail, ever! It was for Mother’s Day and it was so special. He wrote a beautiful poem and wrote me

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Summer 2019


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I have not blogged in quite some time. Either I’m lazy, don’t have any worthy photos to share, not creative or just not enough time. Probably a bit of each. So, this is a long one, so read at your

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2018 Family Party


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August 11, 2018 began as a nice warm day and I was thankful because I had just a “few” people coming for our annual Family Party. Every year around this date, I invite my immediate family of 38 (as of

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“Wicked Smaht” in Boston


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I seem to go for months without blogging anything.  I guess I either am pretty boring or I just haven’t taken any good pictures I want to share. Well, this is a worthy post for many reasons which if you

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Summer 2017


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Well, hello friends, family and whoever reads this.  What do most of us say this time of year? Where did the summer go?? Well, since it was 30 degrees Celsius today, it is still here, even though it’ September 23rd,

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Birthday Baking


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It has been so long since I have blogged anything.  We are in the midst of an addition.  So I have been a bit distracted. I know, I know, I have already heard it.  “What? Why are you doing that

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Family Party 2016


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My parents Anniversary is August 11th and I hold a party at my house every year around that time. Yesterday we celebrated as a family 60 years of their marriage.  Sometimes I wonder how they made it this long.  It

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Family Vacation in Mexico


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Puerto Vallarta January 2 to 9 WOW, what a great vacation we had! This may be one of the last times that the four of us will be together but I hope not.  It was just too good not to

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Vancouver Birthday Part 2


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October 2, 2015 THE Day, MY DAY! Let’s just get it out there, I LOVE MY BIRTHDAY. Okay, I said it.  I don’t necessarily need presents, but I do need people.  I love celebrating with whoever wants to be with

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Vancouver Birthday


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I must first start by a few apologies. This is a long overdue post as I had run out of room on my old blog and couldn’t add any more photos This will be a long post with many photos. 

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Apple Cake


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My first post of the year and first post in my new Blog.  I was having issues with my other blog so I asked my dear friend Carol if she had any suggestions.  She is a computer guru and amazing

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Eight and half months later

A party without a cake is just a meeting.

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As per my title, it has been 8 1/2 months since we have seen Meredith.  Far too long in my books and many hair colour changes later! We picked her up at the airport and thought we were picking up

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