Sunday Gratitude 11/30

This Sunday happens to be the last day of NaBloPoMo.  I have found finding content to publish daily challenging at times but I have learned a lot about both blogging and myself as a blogger.  I’m off to see my sister Cathy today — I don’t get there often enough and I’m sure we will…

Planning, planning, planning

I’d been planning to drive to see my sister Cathy for lunch today, but she had a different opportunity so we’ll get together tomorrow.  I was planning to take pictures and write a quick post for today once I got home.  So much for planning!  Since I won’t be spending a few hours driving I’m…

Happy Thanksgiving!

Today is the day that we in the USA celebrate and give thanks for all of the blessings that we have.  I am spending my day with family enjoying too much food and a lot of laughs.  I hope that you, wherever you may be, have love and health and happiness and I give thanks…

Autumn in Napa

Recently we took a trip to Napa to pick up some wine club shipments.  It’s been a while since we went at this time of year and I’d forgotten just how beautiful it is! A variety of trees turn gold and red, while other stay green year-round. The vines also turn multiple colors, sometimes all within…

Tea Party! Step 3: Planning the Food

Now we’re getting to the really good stuff — the food!  It’s at this time that we also need to think about what kind of tea we will be serving as that will influence the selection of food.  I usually serve straight up british black tea, but you may prefer green tea or herbal tea. …