The first chapter starts with an idyllic morning with Ella and her two very young and cherished children. Given the title you know the joy is going to be short-lived which it is. The sudden and accidental death (knowing this does not spoil anything) of her adored husband and the children’s father begins the end of joy for them. Interestingly, while Ella is clearly Mama, she is not the birth mother of these children . . . → Read More: The Underside of Joy
Starring Jennifer Westfeldt (she wrote, produced and starred in Kissing Jessica Stein) and did all that and directed Friends With Kids, Adam Scott (“Parks and Recreation”), Jon Hamm (“Mad Men”), Kristen Wiig (“Bridesmaids”), Maya Rudolph (“Bridesmaids”), Chris O’Dowd (“Bridesmaids”), Megan Fox (“Transformers”), and Edward Burns(“The Brothers McMullen”). . . . → Read More: Friends With Kids
Anya and she kindly shared her family tradition of making Cherry Crisp for President’s Day. What a lovely tradition and a wonderful recipe! Thanks, Anya . . . → Read More: Happy President’s Day
Happy Valentine’s Day!! . . . → Read More: Happy Valentine’s Day!