Monthly Archives: July 2011

With a Little Help From My Friends

As I mentioned in a previous post, to everything there is a season . . . and with each season comes a bounty of blessings for which I am grateful each day.  If nothing else in my life right now, … Continue reading

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Goodbye, Pirate Shelby

The very personal acts of cooking and baking can be healing, entertaining, calming, inspiring, and just plain fun.  My recent adventure into the kitchen and into my recipe file has been everything I could hope for — except lucrative, but … Continue reading

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Summer in the City

I celebrated a birthday this past weekend.  Well, two birthdays, actually: mine and America’s.  Yep, there we were, me and America, blowing out candles, setting off fireworks, having our cake and eating it, too, pretty much relishing the good life … Continue reading


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