Category Archives: kat’s world

For the longest time, I had wanted a Springer Spaniel, just like my childhood dog Annabell. However, the time wasn’t right, the finances weren’t right and our living arrangements weren’t right. The last thing on my mind was a 70+ pound dog that would require a third pillow in bed. Enter: Daisy Mae (or Foxy […]

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60 degrees and sunshine greeted us upon touching down in Las Vegas. To the locals, it was clearly winter as evident by folks wearing winter coats. Having just landed from Northern Vermont via Montreal, where it was a whooping 14 degrees (Fahrenheit), we chuckled a little bit. Just like when we were living back in […]

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After discovering an awesome recipe for Portuguese Christmas Cookies right around Thanksgiving, we made no less than 3 batches of these fabulous cookies. The first time, we doubled the recipe because … well, because! We ran out of cookies on Day Three. Friends wanted to sample them so we made another batch. This time we […]

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“It’s 76 degrees here.” “Well, we just had another foot of snow.” That was the conversation between the two of us when I called home after landing in Miami Beach last week. Mojito in hand, I was enjoying a warm evening on my hotel’s patio. Damian meanwhile was not enjoying shoveling snow back in Vermont. […]

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