Tagged with Memories

Chocolate Fudge Bundt Cake

Chocolate Fudge Bundt Cake

A good day in my book consists of quality time with my favorite people and/or time spent doing any one of my favorite things. On this windy February Sunday, I got to partake in a few of my favorite pass-times… baking, photography, writing and gardening. It was a good day. ūüôā I’m sure I’ve mentioned … Continue reading

Strangers are Friends Waiting to Happen!

Strangers are Friends Waiting to Happen!

It’s been 3 years since I’ve written. 3 years. I hope I remember how to do this. ūüėČ 4 years ago this past June, I searched the inter-webs for a Mobile Groomer. My gentle-giant of a cat Andy, weighing in at 18 lbs needed a good grooming and my vet office at the time would … Continue reading

Prune Cake!

Prune Cake!

I know what you’re thinking, Prune Cake!? I thought it as well. Shoot, I’m still thinking it. This post however is less about the recipe (though I welcome those who want to give it a try to do so and let me know how it is!) and more about family, friends and memories. ūüôā My … Continue reading

Miette

Miette

On my actual birthday I wanted to go shooting. So an afternoon spent with my dad at the gun range, it was.¬† To end my birthday week however, I wanted to do something a little more girly.¬† A cookie decorating class with my long-time friend Nicole and sister Laura sounded perfect! A few weeks before … Continue reading

SF Ferry Building Field Trip

SF Ferry Building Field Trip

Remember class field trips? The excitement and anticipation of exploring a new place.¬† The breaking free of the monotony of sitting behind those tiny little desks in those uncomfortable plastic chairs.¬† The stuffy¬†and uncomfortable bus rides. ¬†The bag lunches. I’d like to say I have¬†many fond and vivid¬†memories¬†of them but the truth is, my memory, … Continue reading

Like Mother, Like Daughter

Like Mother, Like Daughter

Isn’t it funny ladies¬†how when we’re young, we hear¬†comments along the lines of being like¬†our moms?¬† This¬†at¬†a time that¬†our appreciation level for our mothers isn’t quite what it should be,¬†therefore we¬†can’t even fathom the thought.¬† Be like our moms?! Pfft.. seriously!? Never!! Well. I’m here to say, in writing, that I am very much like … Continue reading

Chocolate Covered Mint Memories :)

Chocolate Covered Mint Memories :)

When I was a little girl, the first thing I’d do when walking into my maternal grandfather’s house, was run over to the dining room and¬†open up the cupboard door of his hutch¬†to breathe in the sweet aroma of York Peppermint Patties. My grandfather’s candy dish was always stocked! Of course, I’d usually¬†have to wait … Continue reading