Remembering Christmases of Past Christmas season makes me reliably nostalgic and sad for the seasons gone by. I am homesick for one and my paternal grandparents whom I was very close to had birthdays around Christmas. They are no longer with us but I miss them still and I suspect always will. Christmas in Estonia was always blisteringly … Continue reading Remembering Christmases of Past

Last minute chic gift ideas

Photo credit: Ryan Lavine I can't believe that Christmas Eve is here in one week! We usually have a big dinner that night of pork, sauerkraut, potatoes and blood sausage! I feel like I have become quite the connoisseur of those sausages as so many countries make a version, tracking down one that was most … Continue reading Last minute chic gift ideas