Taste the Rainbow

Tasting the rainbow should NOT involve eating a pile of brightly colored candies. After all, have you looked at the ingredients on those things?! Yuk! “Sugar, Corn Syrup, Hydrogenated Palm Kernel Oil, Apple Juice from Concentrate, Less than 2% Citric Acid, Dextrin, Modified Corn Starch, Natural and Artificial Flavors,...

Tick Tock

I’ve had that anxious feeling all day…like I should be somewhere else, doing something exciting, making amazing memories, living life to its fullest. But I can’t quite motivate myself to get off the couch and seize the day. It’s as though there’s this great big clock in my head,...

Easter Memories

It is nice and early on Easter morning and I’m sitting here remembering past Easter celebrations spent with family. I think for most people the holidays are about sharing a meal and quality time with loved ones. For me, Easter brunch has been a family tradition for years. Now...

The Dreaming Dead

I had a dream last night that I was one of the poor souls trying to survive in the post apocalyptic world overrun with zombies from the TV show “The Walking Dead”. For some reason I hadn’t yet been out with the others  (apparently my subconscious brain knows that...

The Art of Family

I am fortunate to have amazing people in my life who were born with the talent to create works of beauty. In fact, the majority of the artwork hanging in my home has been painted by members of my own family, including works by my grandparents, my mother and...

Ok, now what?

No question, love makes the world go ‘round. But where would love be without that playful sidekick, laughter? I’ll admit I’m a sucker for a sense of humor, and my husband has got a great one.17 years ago, his silly walk down the main drag in Lake Placid sealed...