Thankful

Thankful

Wishing you all A Thankful Day With warm beating hearts Cool clear minds Of friends and family And peace in your souls.   In the quiet of the night I think of what I am thankful for this year. The list is too long to write down. It hasn’t always been that way – or … Continue reading

A Ray of Hope – A Thanksgiving Story

A Ray of Hope – A Thanksgiving Story

Thanksgiving is in Tahoe this year.  My husband Justin’s family has a large beach front cabin. It is a 5,000 square foot cabin and two other smaller A frames within walking distance. Yes, they’re insanely rich, at least to me. They’re also incredible loving and giving and have taken me into their family as one … Continue reading

Predators of the first order

Predators of the first order

I have four older brothers. Max, Andy, Aaron and Val. I’m the last of my parents brood. All will be here for Thanksgiving. Last night Max and Val showed up. Max was exhausted from work. He is one of those Vampires who make sure the rest of us are safe. He belongs to what is … Continue reading

Vampire Thanksgiving

Vampire Thanksgiving

Spice and caramel scented candles Fresh flowers A nice bit of Bourbon Cranberries Zinfandel and Cabernet Roasted hazelnuts and cashews Strong cheese A turkey in the smoker outside Mixed blood of musicians and free thinkers Pumpkin and butternut squash soup Swiss chard with bacon An caramelized onion tart with a ground walnut crust Tart apples and pomegranates. … Continue reading

You can rotate my tires anytime…

You can rotate my tires anytime…

Stay with me on this one… Last night I was driving and a loud DING came out of the dashboard and practically made me run off the road. The low tire pressure light came on. That could mean anything from a change in the weather to a major blow out. I figured it could have … Continue reading