Category Archives: Holiday Festivities

The Dark Soul of Solstice

“Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire: it is the time for home.” – Edith Sitwell   Edith Sitwell is my soul … Continue reading

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Small Talk and Holiday Decorating Tips

The Pillow – the only holiday decoration needed! We are now well into the Festive Holiday Season, which rolls out around Halloween (my favorite holiday), breaks into a trot just before Thanksgiving, builds up to a full-tilt boogie between Black … Continue reading

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Miracles Never Cease

I love and defend the Constitution for a living, so I am always interested in historical tidbits about its history. On this day in 1933, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Beer and Wine Revenue Act, a precursor to the … Continue reading

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Six Word Mystery Friday

Poisoned Champagne glasses. Lovers’ last toast.

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No Bodies Had To Be Buried

I have managed, once again, to get through the Christmas holidays without killing anyone, although every year, there has been at least one close call. So I am going to share some useful tips to help you keep your holidays … Continue reading

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