Thanksgiving at the Beach

My mom decided months ago that she just really didn’t want to cook Thanksgiving dinner.  She said that 40 years of cooking Thanksgiving was just too much.  So, she invited us all to the beach for Thanksgiving week. Having not had consecutive days off in two years, I reserved that week on our work calendar…

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Fairytale of New York

This song has been in my head for literally 3 weeks. I think it is the best Christmas song ever, followed by River by Joni Mitchell and Happy Xmas (War is Over) by John Lennon. I’m obviously excluding traditional Christmas songs – my personal favorite is Carol of the Bells. Here is the video of…

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