Category Archives: Parties

Pumpkin Veggie Tray

I just attended my daughter’s Halloween party. I actually brought a healthy treat, and better yet, the kids actually ate it! Here is my pumpkin veggie tray. The curly-cues on top are green onion tops, and you can see that … Continue reading

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Next Year’s Heart Day…

I was part of a “ladies’ night” group that met every other Wednesday when Bret was still in residency and we were still childless.  My friends and I did whatever our current fancy wanted to indulge: ice cream, drinks, dinner, … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Treats and Crafts Circa 2011

I think we are done with Valentine’s Day.  No more crafts.  No more sweets.  We have had some lovely moments leading up to this day full of love, but now I am done. I have to chuckle sometimes when I … Continue reading

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Chocolate Health Seminar

I had the joy of trying out my cake pops on a crowd at a chocolate party on Wednesday.  The host and most of her guests were members of P.E.O., so it was a bit like a social meeting with … Continue reading

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Summertime, and the Livin’ is BUSY!

Lots happening this summer…I’m too busy, it seems, to blog often.  Or maybe it’s just that the weather is so beautiful; who wants to stare at a screen when the real joy of the season is in the warmth drizzling … Continue reading

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P.E.O. Tea

Recently I had the pleasure of attending a P.E.O. tea at a lovely bed and breakfast. Sally, B & B owner and member of the evening P.E.O. chapter in our community, hosted us with grace, wit, and extensive knowledge of … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

I am sitting here with Maggie and Walt at the breakfast table. We’ve just eaten precooked sausage and frozen waffles. Thank God for frozen waffles. They make pre-coffee, early mornings bearable. I guess that this is the day to make … Continue reading

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