At Last some Spartan Decoration and a Present for Dog Lovers to Give Their Babies

    We—– the dogs, my  mother –known as grand dog, and Simon arrived to spend this Christmas in Aspen. My bah humbug mood, lightened by all of you—thank you, and by seeing trees covered in snow finally inspired me the last two days to do  bit of decorating. Like … Continue reading

The Many Colors of Christmas Part II

I survived the cold and thanks to your nice responses have cheered up considerably—enough to venture out yesterday in a Connecticut snowstorm to do a very small  bit of Christmas shopping. Still not searching for the usual 18  to 21 foot tree that I have put up in the past ( … Continue reading

The Many Colors of Christmas

Hope you all survived and enjoyed the Thanksgiving holidays and have rushed blissfully into the Christmas holidays: your tree is up, the wreaths are on the door,  the shopping list is completed and filled,  the packages are wrapped, and that you are having fun! If that is your  situation…. I … Continue reading

Happy Thanksgiving – My Decorations & My Favorite Pumpkin Pie!

Mother nature usually is the dominate feature of my decoration. Fresh fruits, nuts and pine cones are clustered around these good looking wooden pheasants I found on line. The pheasants were very inexpensive but are not the least bit garish– and I like how they looked good in front of … Continue reading