#cocktailoftheweekend ~ Perfect Cherry Old-fashioned

I have some really spectacular friends who give me stellar opportunities. This is yet another example!

Introducing the #treatofthecentury to the #cocktailoftheweekend fun! Bay Laurel edition

The #cocktailoftheweekend gets another hashtag partner this week. Introducing the #treatofthecentury! Celebrating some of the many wonderful uses of the herb Bay Laurel.

Did You Know this is a Lifestyle Blog?

Three years ago, a few weeks after my husband’s death in September, we had his memorial service at our/my house on a hot and dry Southern California Fall day in early October. So many of our/my dear friends and family took care of everything, (and I mean everything!) in organizing, preparing and pulling off the enormous job of a memorial service at home. It was a massive undertaking and they all, to a person, did a magnificent job.

Blondie’s Blog Giveaway

     My prayer buddy in N.C. is all hot and bothered with her weather, but it isn’t stopping her from celebrating her blogging anniversary. Now, I didn’t even realize there was such a thing as a blogging anniversary. Another memo that I didn’t get, I suppose. So, I’ll have to hurry up and figure out […]

Thoughts on Friendship, Part I

Proverbs 18:24 (New Living Translation) “There are ‘friends’ who destroy each other, but a real friend sticks closer than a brother. Holy Bible. New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004 by Tyndale Charitable Trust. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, found on www.Biblegateway.com I am blessed with the best friends. Yesterday, October 7th, 2006, I […]