Bounty of the Garden

Those of you who know me have heard about my mom’s multiple versions of coleslaw. Sometime after I “took up housekeeping” I realized the motivation for all those different slaws.  Mom was a child of the depression. They grew their own vegetables and raised their own meats.  They “put up” provisions for the winter but…

Thankful Indeed

We both make every attempt possible to be thankful every day of the year.  We are both happy and healthy and that is certainly reason to give thanks daily.  However, it is always enjoyable to celebrate a “season” of Thanksgiving. We began on Sunday…and from the looks of our social calendar I think we may…

Partee Part One

Last week was full of celebration.  I had a birthday, we participated in a Harvest Dinner and we hosted a Sweet Sixteen dinner.  I’ll share these with you in two parts because I don’t want you to overindulge as we did.  The festivities began with my birthday. Since we had just done Supper Club on…

life is short…

I supposed we’re at the age that it takes a major life event to cause us to take inventory. Last November our dear friend Kay McDuffie crossed over to the next performance stage.  She spent her life bringing joy and laughter to all she came in contact with.  Her energy was invigorating and her talent,…