Tag Archives: Thanksgiving

Sunny with a chance of stuffing

It is a beautiful sunny day, one that follows our thermostat being used to heat the house and pulling the heat down to fifty-three degrees at night so we could get a good night’s sleep. Living in a bi-level means … Continue reading

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Down with Halloween, Up with Thanksgiving and also Christmas?

There is nothing I hate more than Christmas showing up way too early. No matter what we say, it hits the stores in what seems to be an earlier and earlier time every year. Monday started out, as it usually … Continue reading

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The state of things, Thanksgiving, here we come!

I haven’t been totally truthful here, life is decidedly beautiful but there are unfortunately big ruts one must pass over and manage to get beyond. We had a major crisis last December when one of our own came home and … Continue reading

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Soufflenheim and its pottery

France is obviously a very important part of my life.  My first view of it was through Paris and of Tours, living in the latter for an academic year of college.  I thought that I would always prefer Tours and … Continue reading

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Thoughts from a Thanksgiving morn…

  It is a bit after 7 am on Thanksgiving morn. I have done the duty I have for some twenty-six years now (without a break), the ritual preparation of the family turkey. I woke up, without wanting to, at … Continue reading

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