Merry Christmas! 2

Merry Christmas to all of us who celebrate this day, and happy holidays to all those who celebrate something else! My family — three generations — will be together this evening, celebrating a little early in order to have everyone together. What could be better than family gathered to eat […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

There are so many things to be thankful for, beginning with family and friends and going right down the list. I hope everyone out there has a wonderful holiday weekend! I’ve been baking today, using my own grandmother’s recipe for pumpkin pie, which always makes more filling than will fit […]

Holiday decorations 2

Last night a friend and I went to the Las Vegas Strip to catch a performance of Ô, a Cirque du Soleil show at the Bellaggio. The trip there was an adventure, since there had been little or no publicity about a marathon occurring yesterday afternoon and evening — a […]