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The 2019 Christmas Cookie Baking Extravaganza

It’s a new-ish tradition in the McCullough household. One weekend day a few weeks before Christmas a few family members and friends gather here for a day of serious cookie baking and decorating. This year my daughter Liz and her … Continue reading

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Fifty Years!

Fifty years ago today, I made the most important promise of my life when I married my husband. We were both young. I was 19; he was 22. I was in my junior year at university and he was in … Continue reading

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Keswick – Day 3

On a beautiful, bright day we set off on different adventures. We all caught a bus in Keswick to a couple of towns a bit distant. Steph and Freya got off at one stop that was the starting point for … Continue reading

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A Trip to Glasgow – Getting There and Day 1

In August my husband and I ventured across the sea again. The ultimate goal was a week in the Lake District of England with our son and his family, but to get there we flew into Glasgow where we would … Continue reading

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Greece-Day 7-Santorini

  I woke refreshed after a good night’s sleep and ready to take on the day. It began with the relatively long (about 25 minutes) drive from our place on the northern end of the island to the southern end … Continue reading

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Greece Day 2 in Athens

We had a much slower start this morning. Realized the lack of sleep on the plane had caught up with us, though we both went to bed early and slept late. It was almost nine when we woke which is … Continue reading

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A Visit to Greece Day 1 in Athens

My daughter Elizabeth and I headed for Athens, Greece, on Sunday morning, flying from Raleigh-Durham airport to Philadelphia and then on to Athens from there. The trip was remarkably hassle-free for a ten-hour flight across the ocean. The flights were … Continue reading

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Another Contest Opportunity

I’m participating in this basket of books contest, but time to enter is running out.  Enter here!

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April Insta-Follow Giveaway!

Welcome to the April Insta-Follow Giveaway! 04/08 – 04/12! Check out all of these featured books! Find your new favorite author. Enter for your chance to win a $50 Amazon Gift Card by following us on Instagram & BookBub! Enter … Continue reading

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Thoughts On The Umbrella Academy

Has anyone else watched The Umbrella Academy on Netflix?  I’d be interested to hear your thoughts on it. I found it interesting, creative in some ways, and yet frustratingly cliched in others. And the ending…trying not to give anything away … Continue reading

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