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Maple Oatmeal Raisin Pie (aka The Thanksgiving Dessert Disaster 2012)

As most things in our household begin, it all started with QVC. One evening, my mother and I were watching T.V. and stumbled on “In the Kitchen with David,” OVC … Continue reading

November 22, 2012 · 1 Comment

Retro Eyewear Anyone?

I’ve become blind in my old age.  Since turning 25, I finally admitted to myself that I can’t see.  After months of squinting at traffic signs, not recognizing people in … Continue reading

November 12, 2012 · 2 Comments

The Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy

Don’t forget our Veterans today! The Andrews Sisters sing “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy” in the 1941 Abbott and Costello film, “Buck Privates.”  

November 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

Don’t Forget Our Soliders: Veteran’s Day is November 11th!

Veteran’s Day is this Sunday, November 11th, 2012. Please don’t forget the brave men and women who have served in our Armed Forces and those who continue to risk their … Continue reading

November 8, 2012 · Leave a comment

Grammie Knows Best

On the eve of what has been one of the most disappointing days over the past few years of my life, I reflected on what I learned from my grandmother, … Continue reading

November 8, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Pink Pie Plate

Visions of Thanksgiving dancing in your head? June is happy to share that this year’s Thanksgiving pie (Michele Stuart’s Maple Oatmeal Raisin Pie) will be baked in this adorable Breast … Continue reading

October 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

An Ode to my Fridge

The October issue of Real Simple has an excellent article in “The Guide” section called “The Secret Life of Your Fridge.”  So far, it has been the most helpful read of … Continue reading

October 26, 2012 · Leave a comment