Shortbread, Of Course

It’s Not This Time of Year Without… ....Shortbread Cookies:-). My whole lifelong, I would say that these delicious, buttery, little melt-in-your-mouth delights have been the one staple that really hasn't changed for us as a must-have Christmas tradition.  Ever since I can remember, there have always been a tin of these around--usually many, in fact, …

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On the Brink of It All Over Again–Part 3

Well, I had no intention of turning my post from Friday into a three-parter, yet here I am.  What began as a gloomy weather forecast of the first season's snow has quickly turned into a scene right out of The Christmas Carol.  Honest to God.  In comparing pictures that I have taken of our bushes …

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