Milk, Red Wine and Mama’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

It’s the Sunday after Thanksgiving and I’ve just started a two-day detox. No joke – I literally need to hit the reset button and try to salvage what’s left of my gastrointestinal tract. So, what better day than today to think about cookies. Of course, if you follow me on Instagram, you know I ate cookies last night, but that doesn’t mean I don’t want them today. As I was pouring my milk last night, my eyes shifted to the bottle of Pinot on the counter and I had a moment where I had to decide if it were a […]

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My True Love

On a November day, my Dad checked into the hospital for surgery. My parents arrived a bit early and popped into the gift shop where Mom found this Santa that says “My One True Love” on it. She wanted it badly, and Dad knew it. Skipping ahead – Dad spent Thanksgiving in a coma as well as their anniversary on Nov. 30 as things didn’t go so well. But, he had the foresight to ask my brother to make sure, no matter what, my mom got this on their anniversary. After all, through 35+ years of ups and downs, she […]

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