So much to be thankful for today: • my country and my community • the health and resources to still be able to cook a modest Thanksgiving dinner on my own • my lovely Abbey kitchen in which to work • my 94-year-old mom with me for dinner • my two guests who are so accepting that I could serve anything and they would like it • you, the readers who make this blog […]
The white stuff has returned. Seemingly within minutes—and four days before Thanksgiving—our late fall views were covered with huge white, windblown flakes. My sun room looks more like a snow room right now. But it’s toasty and warm inside, a welcome haven from the snow. Just ask Shadow.
My community is blessed with a large number of volunteers. These generous souls, in countless ways, add to the richness and variety of our lives here at Maples at the Sonatas. They work hard, and they work with smiles on their faces. Here is a sampling of photos of our volunteers in action. Thanks also to those who help out in major ways but don’t happen to appear in any of these pictures. Our social […]