Today is my birthday.

I started celebrating yesterday and intend to continue through tomorrow. 😀 Yesterday, Carolyn and I had Spa Day (she had a facial while I had a 30 minute massage followed by a manicure and we finished with pedicures together), then mid-afternoon wine and cheese. We came home, dolled up and went out for dinner to…

Ruining a steak

I saw this graphic on FaceBook this morning and it made me think of my grandmother: Kate grew up in the country. Her father was a farmer with a third grade education. They didn't always have a lot of ready cash, but they were never, ever hungry. It was kind of a shame that she…