A Thanksgiving message from the founding fathers

With the arrival of Thanksgiving day, everyone turns their attention to Abraham Lincoln and the proclamation that made this into a national holiday. My love and respect for Lincoln has been well-established here, but thanks to some online research, I found a Thanksgiving story that pre-dates Lincoln. And it has a lesson for our times,Continue reading “A Thanksgiving message from the founding fathers”

Closer to sweet

Trader Joe’s is a place I haven’t shopped at for quite some time, before tonight. I don’t live very close to one, and I tend to do most of my shopping in produce markets or supermarkets closer to home. Most people are like that, I’m sure. But tonight I had to pick up some ingredientsContinue reading “Closer to sweet”