Brisket · Corned Beef · Green · Guinness · luck · Shamrock

Happy St. Patty’s Day!

Top O’ The Afternoon to you! Doesn’t flow as well as Top O’ The Mornin’ does it? Oh well. Couldn’t write this morning, Zoe and I were invited to a St. Patrick’s Day party at her friend William’s house. William’s Mommy Anne put out a fantastic spread of Green Shamrock Pancakes (Peanut Free and very… Continue reading Happy St. Patty’s Day!

Maple Syrup · Maple Trees · New England · Rhode Island · scones · Sugar Shacks

Spring has Sprung!

Here in New England, the arrival of March, warmer days and slightly freezing temps at night mean the sap is flowing from the Maple Trees! Yes, it is Maple Sugar season! I love to take the girls to visit and observe the process of making Maple Syrup. Unfortunately, now that I live in Rhode Island,… Continue reading Spring has Sprung!

Dorothy Hamill · hockey · Hot chocolate · hot cocoa · ice skating · Sugar Cookies · winter

Sunday in The Park With: Emma, Zoe, and Jim

A few Sundays ago, Jim suggested we all go ice skating! Ooooh fun, I thought. I used to go all the time when I was growing up. We bundled up and headed over to The Bank of America City Center in Providence, rented some skates and took to the ice! Emma skated pretty well (read:… Continue reading Sunday in The Park With: Emma, Zoe, and Jim