Thanksgiving Stories


With the approach of Thanksgiving, I am reminded of how much things have changed. When I was a young mother with babies and cats, the preparation for the holiday seemed to take days.  Scouring the newspaper ads for the various sales at the competing supermarkets was a week long event, culminating with the Sunday paper… Continue reading LUMPS IN THE ROUX

Thanksgiving Stories

The Butter Leaves of Letchworth

The leaves on the great Maple trees were so yellow, they looked like sticks of butter. Yellow and bright, they were everywhere I looked, behind me and before me, for miles and miles and miles, interspersed between the Birch and Pine trees. I was standing at the bottom of the gorge, a much traveled trail… Continue reading The Butter Leaves of Letchworth