Royal Baby Watch

Apr 23, 2015 by

Isn’t this baby picture of Queen Elizabeth adorable? It dates back to 1926. I’m sure her parents had no idea that their...

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What We Keep

Apr 15, 2015 by

My mother died last month. Going through her house and personal things, deciding what to keep or to sell, has consumed much of my...

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The Ugly Sweater

Mar 26, 2015 by

My mother, God rest her soul, was not the Queen of Fashion. I suppose, at the ripe old age of 92, she was more concerned with comfort...

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My Husband, the Book Thief

Mar 6, 2015 by

I married my husband Steve in 1980, and moved to Charlevoix, his hometown. The day after we returned from our honeymoon, I told...

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What’s in a Name?

Feb 27, 2015 by

William and Kate’s newest royal baby isn’t due until April, but already the royal pundits are weighing in on possible...

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O.J. Simpson and Lilies

Feb 20, 2015 by

Who remembers the O.J. Simpson murder trial? In case you forgot, O.J. Simpson (a famous NFL running back from 1969-1979) was charged...

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