Dining, Friends, Holidays

Thanksgiving Celebration 2019

Well, November has now come and gone. Poof...just like that it is December. I haven't been in front of my laptop much in the past week and a half so I am now trying to catch up. Last week we were busy prepping for and celebrating Thanksgiving. Tuesday was spent running around to several different… Continue reading Thanksgiving Celebration 2019

Family, Fiesta, Friends, Holidays, Viladellops Village, Xan & Bob

Celebrating the holidays with friends

What a party we had celebrating the holidays this year. Following our hosting Thanksmas, we continued the celebration with our friends here in the village. Christmas Eve dinner was hosted by Gloria and Yuko at Yuko's home. A cozy dinner for six of us. Traditional Catalan and Japanese dishes were served along with lots of… Continue reading Celebrating the holidays with friends

Fiesta, Friends, Holidays, Viladellops Village

Thanksmas

Thanksmas was fantabulous! We are so thankful that our friends here embrace our traditions as we embrace theirs. Since we hadn't seen most of them in over five weeks it was like a big welcome home party. Our turkey was only 7kg (about 15lbs.) this year instead of 11kg (about 24lbs.) but more than enough… Continue reading Thanksmas

Book Tour and Launch, Events, Family, Holidays

Thankful for a wonderful Thanksgiving

We woke up to a gorgeous Thanksgiving morning which gave us another thing to be thankful for. Sunshine, the lake, a cup of tea and our fabulous book "A Working Title" made for a great start to the day. We had a relaxing day and instead of making a feast for just the four of… Continue reading Thankful for a wonderful Thanksgiving

Book Tour and Launch, Family, Holidays

At home with Donna and Carl

We arrived at the airport in Houston a little over four hours before our flight yesterday. This being the busiest travel time of the year in the States we were keen to avoid crowds as much as possible. Thankfully we did. The only two people on the rental car shuttle bus. Only five people in… Continue reading At home with Donna and Carl