Fall in New England

Fall in New England

We spent a long weekend in Westerly, RI visiting my husband’s family. Now that is what Fall should be like… frost in the morning, cool, clear beautiful days, and trees beginning to burst out in fiery colors. At home it was in the 80’s. In New England...
Cousin Camp 2016: first images

Cousin Camp 2016: first images

Once again, I’m not at Cousin Camp. But, I can enjoy the pictures. There’s a new kid in town this year:  Luke is probably not sure what’s going on, but he seems to be taking it in stride....
Welcome Luke

Welcome Luke

Luke showed up yesterday. He weighed in at a healthy 8lb 9oz and is doing very well. I got to hold him for a while, which is one of the most pleasant of my recent experiences. I pray that this child will be healthy, happy, safe, gentle and kind. I pray for him to...
Cousin Camp 2015

Cousin Camp 2015

All Posts Cousin Camp in Winter Park, Summer 2015 I would have loved to have been able to be there and enjoy seeing them all together. I hope they continue to enjoy each other’s company as they grow...

Jackie’s Lasagna

PrintJackie’s Lasagna Cook Time: 1 hour Ingredients1½ lb lean ground beef 1 lb lean ground pork 1 med onion, finely diced 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 1-28 oz can tomatoes (puree in blender) 1 15 oz can tomato sauce 3 small cans tomato paste 1 can sliced black olives,...
After the Ball

After the Ball

I wonder what she’s thinking… Not many good shots from this year’s dance recital. The lighting is difficult, to say the least. But, I do like this one.