Finding the right Christmas gift

I love buying and giving gifts. I kind of think I’m pretty good at finding just the right thing for the right person (or Shih Tzu). Maybe that’s because I’m a shopper (I did major in Fashion Buying) and I love a good hunt. There was a pair of boots I wanted to replace last […]


Shih-Tzu Saturday #4

Happy Saturday! It’s a beautiful day here and in a few minutes the pups and I are heading out for a walk. They could use a little exercise. Right? I’ve started putting out the Christmas decorations. I love this polar bear I picked up on an annual day hiking trip to Kent, Connecticut. Each October […]

Shih-Tzu Saturday

Let the Christmas Cookie baking begin

My Christmas baking includes a spreadsheet, a calendar and a lot of prep. While some put up trees and decorate on Thanksgiving weekend, I make the dough for all of my Christmas cookies so when it comes time to bake half the work is already done.   I had a little company.

Baking Holidays

A cozy Christmas for all

Christmas is fast approaching and I’m reaching for Christmas novels to read.  How about you? I love a good Christmas book.  All the yuletide, festive, merriment with a heaping dash of murder and mystery. Fun stuff!Ho!Ho!Ho! Today I’m sharing four books I think you’ll enjoy. Two years after she was accused of fraud, Miranda Vaughn […]

Holidays Reads

Shih-Tzu Saturday #3

From our after Thanksgiving dinner walk. The weather was unseasonably warm so the pups didn’t need their pumpkin sweaters.

Shih-Tzu Saturday