Posts Tagged ‘Party’

It’s a [Mostly Ex-Pat] Party!

Friday, October 10th, 2014



Wednesday, February 10th, 2010


It’s been a busy day without time to prepare something (there are no snow days when you homeschool). So, inspired by the dozens of wet shoes and boots in the front hall, I am putting up a card I made for our favorite local children’s shoe store salesman when he retired to Florida several years ago. And if he’s watching the weather channel, I’ll bet he’s glad he did, too.


New Year’s Resolution: Recipe

Thursday, January 21st, 2010


This was inspired by Deb, who last week hosted book club and decided to abandon all her tried-and-true desserts in favor of something new: an amaretto-and-apricot-glazed gâteau with fresh berries and vanilla ice cream. We were contented guinea pigs. (Deb keeps a far tidier kitchen than does Daphne.)



Happy New Year’s Eve…

Thursday, December 31st, 2009

…celebrated with a Blue Moon. There won’t be another Blue Moon on New Year’s Eve until 2028.