Tag Archives: Baking and Confections

I went on a little sojourn last Sunday, it’s been a while since I’ve explored the new shops in our community on the hill.. and stumbled upon this pastry shop corner of heaven.. Ohh La La Patisserie. { I’m certain I could hear angels singing } Just inside the door, my eye was immediately caught by a splendid […]

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Have you noticed “rules” about Christmas decorations popping up all over the internet, admonishing those who begin too early: “2. All Christmas decor must be brought out and set up after December 1st.” Yes, #2 because in all likelihood there’s also a #1 rule that I haven’t even heard of yet { and I choose to be blissfully unaware […]

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We had a difficult decision to make last week. We have had the same Christmas Tree since moving into this home about 14 years ago. It has served us well, sparkling in the wee morning hours while we sipped our coffee, read the paper and did our homework together. It sheltered our family dog, Lucky, […]

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21 years ago today we were blessed with the birth of our second child Phillip Edward Bamber He came quietly into our lives on the afternoon of October 30, 1993 Never a baby that cried much, Phil preferred to be the observer of this crazy world around him. To this day this is a side […]

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