Happy Thanksgiving!

This afternoon (Thanksgiving eve), my heart grew eagerly giddy as I anticipated the arrival of my soon-to-be-sister, Joy, who came to stay at my cozy home for the Thanksgiving festivities. From the card I received in the mail from my sweet mama to the leaves on my tree of gratitude, I found myself surrounded by [...]

Cinco De Mayo Dessert!

Happy Cinco De Mayo everyone! I love being festive on any holiday. A couple days ago, the kids I nanny were saying that they wanted to celebrate Cinco De Mayo. They love doing cooking/baking projects with me. However, the 6 year old boy is a picky eater who doesn't like Mexican food. But...he loves chocolate. [...]