Ready for Easter?

In my family growing up,  Easter was a big deal. My mom made our Easter outfits (I know, pretty incredible), dresses in sprigged cotton and matching lining in the pastel wool coats. Yes, she made us coats. And new shoes and frilly ankle socks for me and my sisters, my brother got a new suit or new shirt and tie.  I particularly remember our footwear, . . . → Read More: Ready for Easter?

A Great Day brought to me by InterfaithFamily.com

The start of most spam I get these days starts with “I won an iPad and you can, too” – Well, I won a gift certificate from Interfaithfamily.com and, no, you can’t win one, too. Well, not now, maybe next time. I filled out their Passover/Easter survey and I, who never win anything – wait, I say that but I did win that boxed set of Almaden wine in college (that was in…1983), and then there was a dry spell and I didn’t win anything until 2000 when I won a backpack from Whole Foods and then I won another backpack from REI last year …I think the universe wants me to hike and maybe buy cute shoes, yeah, to hike in. . . . → Read More: A Great Day brought to me by InterfaithFamily.com

Great Day

Without sounding all spammy, I won a gift certificate from interfaith family.com and no, you can’t win one, too, week, not now, because it is over and I won! I, who never win anything – wow, I say that but I did win that boxed set of Almaden wine in college, and a backpack from whole foods in 1999 and another backpack from REI last . . . → Read More: Great Day

A carrot cake recipe at Whisk Kid is gorgeous.

Easter is over and Passover is soon to be over…do yourself a favor and go the the Whisk Kid blog for an amazingly beautiful carrot cake recipe. Yum.