Mama kitties to the rescue

Jennifer was surfing the Web today when she came across a news story on Imgur.comabout a baby boy who was abandoned on a cold night in a Russian town. The child was saved by a pregnant cat named Masha.

The best dip in the world

I don’t really like to cook, but this is one dip that produces so many compliments and is so incredibly easy to make. Sprinkle some dill weed on top of the dip, or you can use dill seed on top for a bit of crunch.

Hello 7 or 8 times great grandpa!

Genealogy is a fascinating hobby, and it can give you a little shock every now and then. Last night Jenn was digging through Ancestry.com and found something we didn’t know about.  Adam Brodbeck and his family moved to America from Muttenz, Switzerland, in 1749. They arrived in Philadelphia aboard the …

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Oh Christmas tree

Christmas trees went on sale around Thanksgiving – a month before Christmas. A nice 5-foot tree went for around $26 at Costco this year. On Black Friday I saw a number of trees piled on top of cars and in the backs of pickups, heading toward home. Once there, the …

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A vacation of a lifetime!

Jenn and Linda in County Wicklow, Ireland!

December 2012 I have been so busy that I have not had a chance to post anything to my blog. Best intentions and all…but I’m on here now, and here’s what’s new: I AM ON VACATION! And no, this time it’s not a stay-cation. My daughter Jenn and I have …

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