Category Archives: Holidays

You’re Nobunny Till Somebunny Loves You

[Sorry about the publishing blip; I swear that I didn’t touch the publish button.  I blame WordPress for this one because it was only the first sentence.  I hope this isn’t an omen about the rest of the day.] Now, … Continue reading

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Love is a Battlefield

I’ve always wondered how and when Valentine’s Day started.  Apparently, it was a Roman holiday, Lupercalia, a celebration of spring and fertility, which was appropriated by a pope in the 5th century.  (We can’t have those pagan fertility rituals being … Continue reading

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Christmas Leftovers

I hope that everyone is having a wonderful holiday season.  It’s time to sit back and relax and pat yourself on the back for a job well done.  Dinnertime is usually pretty easy for a couple of days with all … Continue reading

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The Christmas Home Stretch

Well, we are fast skidding headlong into the holidays, and are we ready?  Not really.  Deb ended up going back home to visit her sisters, which was an unexpected pleasure, but as it wasn’t planned too far in advance, it … Continue reading

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Homemade Christmas is Best?

Well, it’s that time again when we look at Christmas crafts and laugh because the only other option is to totter over to the liquor cabinet.  Best to keep laughing—at least until it’s five o’clock somewhere. Kathy was so proud … Continue reading

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I’ll Have a Vintage Christmas

It may not be looking a lot like Christmas around here, but the temperature is sure making it feel like Christmas.  Our high today is around 30, so making cookies seems like the thing to do.  So, as soon as … Continue reading

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Thanks-But-No-Thanksgiving

Oh dear, I totally forgot that Thanksgiving is next week here in the U.S.  I got a bunch of pictures ready to upload, but there was a tiny niggle in the back of my mind, so I didn’t actually upload … Continue reading

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