My very first Christmas, or so I have been told because I can’t remember back THAT far, I was screeching and hollering one December afternoon after our Christmas tree had been put up. It seems that I was fascinated with a tree being inside and decided to scoot over closer in my baby walker to tug on the tinsel. What I inevitably ended up doing was pulling harder on a bough and pulled the tree on … [Read more...] about Oh, Christmas Tree!
Let me entertain you… I love having people over. To watch a movie, play a board game or just hang out, I really enjoy company. And second to having people over, I enjoy feeding them! Now that the holidays have officially started, the best way to combat host nerves is to be prepared. DUH. Of course, there’s no stress if you play it cool as a cucumber (BTW I love cucumber martinis and … [Read more...] about Let me entertain you…or at least feed you for goodness sakes!
City girl. Seriously. When I was in first grade I colored the flames of a stove blue, because a gas stove with blue flames was all I had ever seen. Got it wrong along with the fact that it’s not a good idea to cook on an open flame with flowy sleeves ala Lisa Douglas from Green Acres, which is also a fire hazard. We had firemen come to the classroom to talk about fire safety that day in first … [Read more...] about How did I get here?