If I had to pick just one holiday of the year as my favorite, Thanksgiving would be it. Yummy foods. Fine wines. Scrumptious desserts. Tasty turkey leftovers in the days to follow. Best of all, time spent with cherished family and friends. What’s not to love about it? Like many who celebrate Thanksgiving, our Thanksgiving meal is filled with traditions and recipes passed down over the
Travel. Funny how one simple word can prompt so many different meanderings of the mind. Swaying palm trees along a sun-bathed beach. Picture perfect mountain vistas shimmering in the distance. Cities brimming with nightlife and a cornucopia of delectable foods. A much-sought after escape from one’s every day life. A necessity for one’s employment. Ah yes, travel. A word that is ubiquitous the world over. The word alone
Wow. Can you believe it? It seems like summer just began, then bam! The 4th of July holiday weekend is upon us. July 4th is synonymous with relaxing around a favorite swimming hole, warm summer evenings watching festive fireworks, and of course, backyard barbecues. Where will this holiday weekend find you? Along with festive fireworks, does your 4th of July weekend also include grilling on the barby? What
Well, another year is rapidly coming to a close. Where will this New Year find you? Will you be out partying past midnight, or will you ring in the New Year from the comforts of home with family and friends? No matter where in the world you may be on December 31st, January 1st, 2015 is just around the corner. Nothing will stop it’s arrival.
On this eve of Christmas, as Santa does his final preparations to deliver gifts and good will all across the world, so are many of us preparing a Christmas feast for family and friends. What one serves for their Christmas feast is as diverse as is the world. Some dinners are based on newer traditions, on foods recently introduced into society, while others are steeped in
Thanksgiving is one of my most favorite holidays of the year. Yummy foods. Fine wines. Scrumptious desserts. And best of all, time spent around the dinner table with family and friends. And like many families, we will be serving our own version of the traditional Thanksgiving meal, including tried and true recipes from long-ago family Thankgsivings. It’s a Thanksgiving menu we are now passing along
Have you ever been in the same room as nearly 8,000 other women? I hadn’t, until one very special Thursday in October. That’s when I arrived at the Pennsylvania Conference for Women, all pumped up for an incredibly powerful, one-day event on issues important to women. It was a day chock full of enlightenment, empowerment and engagement. Was it everything I expected it to be? Perhaps even more?
Did you know that Random Acts of Kindness (RAK) Week was last week? So why am I writing about Random Acts of Kindness this week? Because random acts of kindness are great all year round, that’s why! Just think how much kinder and gentler this world could be if everyone performed one random act of kindness every week of the year, and not just during
Whether he’s called Santa Claus, Jolly Old St. Nick or Kris Kringle – children the world over thrill over his pending arrival on Christmas Eve. Why not make it even more special with a one-of-a-kind message from Santa himself? One created just for your child? What child wouldn’t love to hear from Santa! I know my kids would! With a touch of Christmas magic, you
The weekend is almost here. Doesn’t a fun day out on the town sound like a great way to spend your Saturday? Sounds a bit pricey, huh! Well, it doesn’t have to be, if you know where to look. So go on, get out and enjoy your neighborhood this weekend. And to help you do that, here’s five favorite Local Deals websites that will have