Month: November 2014

Nanny Backpack

It was late summer in 2007 when the entire family was gathered for a Saturday brunch under the grape arbor. Somewhere in the middle of blueberry pancakes and sausage, our son-in-law produced a bottle of champagne and set it in the middle of the picnic table. Well, naturally, there […]

Much Ado About Nothing

Well, after having spent nearly all of the past year putting it off, I finally bit the bullet. It is true: I would rather pull off my left arm at the shoulder than see my doctor, but as many of you know, the lack of sleep was causing […]

Let it Snow, Let it Snow…

This picture of Chatelard Castle taken last year should tell you why Mother Hen is a happy girl this weekend… our holiday is booked, and the countdown to ski season has begun! Not many weeks now and we will be making the road trip across to northern Italy! Here is a […]