Christmas Memories

     Christmas is my favorite holiday.  Every year as I get ready for Christmas, many vignettes from my 'childhood Christmas past' come to mind. Sometimes I can still smell the vanilla, chocolate and cinnamon that wafted through the house as my mom baked cookies and remember the taste of the...

In the Beginning God…

In the Beginning, God… A question I was asked by each one of my children when they were small was ‘where did I come from?’. That’s a tough question to answer, especially if they are too young for the-birds-and-the-bees talk. My son – our youngest – had the hardest time...