Flowers. It wasn’t until a very long time after you passed away that someone in the family told me you didn’t like flowers. Did you really not like them? Is that true? I guess I will never really know if it’s true or not, but in my head, I refuse to believe it. We used… Continue reading Dear Grandma: Flowers in a Vase
Dear Grandma, It’s funny how much I remember even though I was so little. Sometimes I wonder if I only remember things because of all the photos mommy took, but there are no photos of this, so I know it’s a real memory not triggered by a Polaroid. Last week daddy decided very last minute… Continue reading Dear Grandma: Waiting Up for Family
How was everyone’s Thanksgiving? Ours was actually a lot of fun — totally not what I was expecting, or wrote about the other day. We did end up making turkey and way more food than any of us could eat, which means tons and tons of leftovers. We visited my mom in the nursing home,… Continue reading Post-Thanksgiving Festivities
Go ahead and gasp, but I’m still not 100 percent sure what I’m making tomorrow for Thanksgiving.Yes, really. Before you click off my website and never take my entertaining or cooking tips seriously again, let me explain. My family is small, and have never been one to make a big deal about holidays, well at… Continue reading What Should I Make for Thanksgiving?
The past few weeks have been busy — traveling to Atlanta for a conference, then Orlando to Disney World and this weekend we brought my aunt from Staten Island up to the Adirondacks. Two words: So fun! My great-grandmother was her father’s sister, so she’s been coming up to Lake George since she was a… Continue reading Views From Prospect Mountain