Christmas Time Points to Ponder and Recipes to Share….

Dec 25

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POINTS TO PONDER…. We have another Christmas upon us. If a person who has grown up with the celebration of Christmas in their life says they don’t like the holiday, you might question their answer. Maybe Christmas is not the thing that is giving them concern or the real reason to feel as so. I […]

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The Chocolate Cake Sagas…..Part 2

Dec 18

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“That hot coffee is not going to work”, I said with conviction as my new wife Belinda was making my birthday cake ….just three days after getting married. Bernard had warned me to never criticize my future wife’s cooking . Of course, “Mr. Big Mouth” (ME), had just done that very thing! “Would you like […]

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The Chocolate Cake Sagas….Part 1

Dec 14

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Eureka! Yreka! Que es muy rica! One could go on and on and loudly praise the wonders of chocolate. Who doesn’t like chocolate in some form or another?Whether one prefers a favorite dessert-chocolate mousse or chocolate cream pie ; perhaps a luscious chocolate truffle made of a fine Swiss couveture , or just a good […]

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The Season for Gifts is All The Seasons…PART 2 – Bernard’s Gift

Dec 04

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The nightmare for Bernard , that was Dachau , was over ! The 42 ND Division- The Rainbow Division of the US Army – liberated 32, 000 prisoners¬† those last days of April 1945 . It was Bernard’s goal to make his way back to Paris…after all , he had a job waiting for him […]

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The Season for Gifts is All The Seasons ….PART 1- Bernard’s Gift

Dec 03

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The season for gifts is really all the seasons . It just seems that at Christmas time in America , the art of gifts-giving and receiving – is a main part of the Holiday Season’s festivities . What we don’t realize is that gifts are given daily to all of us , they just may […]

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