ALL SEASONS – WINTER PLEASURES

Never thought this image would belong to my memories. Enough of a view to make one nostalgic, eh? Hubs did an excellent job in conveying the mood.   Christmas cacti blooming. These ones behave nicely, not blooming in November or February:)     Tired of wearing summer socks that are too thin, or bulky ones for winter boots. Needed something with an in between thickness.. … Continue reading ALL SEASONS – WINTER PLEASURES

TO THE POINT DEC 20-25

To the point is not meant to be edgy or aggressive, but more like “this is the reason for the day of Christmas…” There was this store across from Peets Coffee in my old neighborhood  near Sacramento that had the most beautiful displays for Christmas. The ornaments were a little steep, but their unusual-ness made me reach deeper in my pocket than normal…..     Continue reading TO THE POINT DEC 20-25

ALL SEASONS – HOWEVER YOU CELEBRATE …

Even If you don’t feel like it. Even though you rather stay in bed, I can promise you that if you celebrate, Your noroprhenephrine levels will increase and you will feel more joyful.     Making Christmas Quiche from scratch does it for me. When I put the batter in the fridge, (Recipe – click HERE)an expectancy comes over me, that tomorrow, Christmas day, will … Continue reading ALL SEASONS – HOWEVER YOU CELEBRATE …

RECIPES

1. Quiche Lorraine on Christmas morning Quiche Lorraine on Christmas morning Bake LOW in oven, in pie pan, on 425 degr. F for about 25 min.DOUGH1 3/4 cup flour1 eggsalt1/2 cup butterCut cold butter in slices. Put egg in the middle and cut dough with2 knives till it resembles bread crumbs. Then knead dough with cold hands into a ball. Put dough in fridge for … Continue reading RECIPES

WEEKEND BEFORE CHRISTMAS

This coffee shop is ready for next weekend:) My check my list; Christmas tree-checkWreath . checkMenu – not yetChristmas Cards – still to doChristmas Eve service at 4:00 – we’re goingSkype talk with D. our son in Holland on the same day – checkZoom talk with daughter and fam – planning     With our son in The Hague, on his 30th birthday …. bowling!Timeless … Continue reading WEEKEND BEFORE CHRISTMAS

DAN ANTION – THURS DOORS 3 -PARTIAL REVIEW 2020

The review is partially correct, because up until 3 weeks ago, I had 2 posts per week, my meme All Seasons, and my weekly post for all the memes I participate in. Around September I added WOW for Wednesday to my weekly post, and 3 weeks ago I made a separate post for Thurs. Doors. Some of the doors I may have left off, and … Continue reading DAN ANTION – THURS DOORS 3 -PARTIAL REVIEW 2020