• Home & Family

    An Apple a Day

    Celebrate the apple: red or green – delicious, gala, granny smith, honeycrisp Apples Apple pie Apple crisp Apple turnovers Applesauce Apple butter   When I was growing up, I was taught the adage “An apple a day keeps the doctor…

  • Life & Living

    Letter to a Friend

    December is . . . National Write a Friend Month Dear Friend, How was your Thanksgiving? Did you get to spend it with your mom and brothers and sisters? I hope so. I know it won’t be long before you…

  • Creativity

    Getting Back to my Creative Life

    CREATIVE ME My creativity and imagination developed at an early age. My parents encouraged and nurtured my creativity. My mother further aided it by limiting my time in front of the television. It helped that my parents were creative people.…

  • Well-Being

    Don’t Put That Dream Aside

    I love listening to Shark Tank, The Profit, and Bar Rescue. Budding entrepreneurs and struggling entrepreneurs trying to convince at least one investor to take a gamble on them, their brand, and their product.  Sometimes they share their journey of…