Monthly Archives: October 2011

A Growing Family

Tonight I am sitting in the Phoenix Airport waiting for my flight home.  I spent the weekend in California attending the wedding of my nephew, Kevin and his new bride Teresa.  It was a memorable outdoor event.  The weather was perfect, the … Continue reading

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Road Trip

Today I am in Temecula,  California in anticipation of my nephew, Kevin’s wedding to lovely Teresa.  I started the day yesterday in Albuquerque, taking an early morning flight to Phoenix .  I spent the day with my mom.  We were joined by … Continue reading

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Better Butter

Yesterday I attempted something I had never done before.  I made butter.  Not compound butter; just plain old butter. Several weeks ago George and I were listening to NPR as we ran our errands.  The talk show host was interviewing a gentleman … Continue reading

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Up, Up and Away!

Continuing on with what has become somewhat of a tradition; we crewed a balloon last Sunday the last day of the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. Prior to moving to New Mexico my experience with hot air balloons was limited to seeing … Continue reading

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An Apple a Day

After what seems like a lifetime, I am able to resume my blog.  The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is over for another year.  This event is one of the busiest times of the year for us.  Over the course of the … Continue reading

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Balloon Fiesta!

Once again I am deviating from cooking related information to share my joy at experiencing the greatest air show in the world – the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.  The fiesta is held every year  – this year is the 40th … Continue reading

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