Author Archives: Em-O-Lee
Winter has been rather mild here in New York. We had a freak snowstorm in late October, but that was about it. I planted a bunch of bulbs in October, almost as soon as they arrived. And I worried about … Continue reading
1981. Toronto. I didn’t get to finish the gingerbread house I was making with my classmates. Why? My entire family had been felled by the flu. All of us. It was a very vomitty Christmas. My mom comes home from … Continue reading
Leopold. I adopted Leo when I was 15. My brother had just left for college and I wanted a pet. He was the only kitten left at the ASPCA in Manhattan. We had seen other kittens at other adoption centers, … Continue reading
I was at play in the kitchen. I have always wanted to make cinnamon rolls. It was a lot easier than I thought it would be, just very time consuming since you have to let the dough rise twice. Whaddya … Continue reading
I planted these at the end of May and they have finally blossomed. Everything else, aside the Freesia, remained dormant or did nothing at all. But I can grow something from scratch! So there!
We are just back from Florida, where despite the heat and humidity we had a really good time. It helps that Florida understands central air conditioning. We departed from White Plains airport. The airfare, with a connection flight in Atlanta, … Continue reading