Spring has been flirtatious this year. Snow in early May. Only a single day that has edged to the 70 degree mark. Now it’s a wet and cool Memorial Day weekend with my vegetable garden half planted. About the only thing I’ve found this gloomy weather good for is a walk through the local cemetery… [...]
Slightly out of step with Christmas festivities, this is not a post about making cookies ... it is about eating them.
I realize now that my brother had been about to call her out on that Christmas day.
My daughter signed me up for a website that asks me to respond to weekly prompts, sharing about my life and memories ... thoughts to be passed down to the family. I haven't been very good about keeping up with it ... sorry, Honey ... but a couple of the prompts have lined up with [...]
"Here. You need these." My SIL thrust a pile of bandanas and scarves into my hands. "Gosh. What will I do with these?" "They'll make good masks. You just need them; they were Mom's after all." Mom left us last March; now we were gathered in my childhood home ... My Guy, my big brother, [...]