Celebrating National Hat Day with Sara Teasdale

Sarah and I are celebrating National Hat Day 2023! If you are of a certain age, you will recall that there was a time when no one left their homes without a hat. It was the proper way to meet a new day. Good News! Hats are making a comeback! Hats come with unique personalities. Continue reading “Celebrating National Hat Day with Sara Teasdale”

S2 E20: Is There a Santa Claus?

December 24th Christmas Eve has arrived.  With the last-minute shopping completed, we ready our hearts for this special evening anticipated since the beginning of December.  All the plans have been made, the gifts have been wrapped and the baking completed. All of December has been in anticipation of Christmas Day.  And yet, as I look back,Continue reading “S2 E20: Is There a Santa Claus?”

S2 E18: The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe

Happy Halloween! On the days of October 31 and November 1, we celebrate traditions that have come to us through the centuries.  The ancients who commemorated the Celtic Festival of Samhain would light bonfires and wear costumes to ward off ghosts, marking the end of the harvest season and beginning of winter or “darker-half” ofContinue reading “S2 E18: The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe”