Tag Archives: California

My Once and Future Royals (Part III)

On a royal morning in California, wife and mom celebrates with people across the Pond, united in spirit with friends in Britain as wedding festivities dance on. Continue reading

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A walk under California’s blue skies

A simple walk out your door can yield poetry as well as good health. Continue reading

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Mom’s pie crust

For Thanksgiving, here’s a no-fail recipe for pie crust. Crust is more “cakey” than “flakey,” but very good nonetheless. Continue reading

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Spills, Crumbs and Sponges: Little Jewels of the Sublime

How a simple, mundane thing brought home from abroad can become a little jewel of daily routine. Continue reading

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