I Love Raw Oysters but I Never Expected This


Here’s the thing. We are a food-loving family. My husband regularly cooks up beautiful feasts for us and occasionally the grown-ups even get special treats like foie gras or raw oysters or (it seems like a hundred years ago, and it might have only been once) caviar. I make no bones … Continue reading

Packing up Christmas: No Spruce Needle Left Behind!


It’s official. The holidays are over. Bah humbug. It is so much gloomier without the Christmas lights on in my living room {insert pouty, sad face here.} A chair sits where the Christmas tree stood just yesterday. My grandmother’s piano is supposed to go there but it hasn’t been shipped here … Continue reading