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Valentine's Day Shopping for baby Maggie....Amazon Shopping

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It is that time of year again.  Time to do a bit of Valentine's Day Shopping for the little one in my family.  Maggie, who is just about 5 months old.  Let's stop by Amazon and find a few choices for the big day.
Can't go wrong with a good book.....



Maggie has started teething early.  She already has two teeth and I am sure will soon be working on more.  She chews on everything.  With that in mind lets take a look at teethers.








How about a Valentine's Day outfit?.....




Last but not least a just for fun item to consider....



Ok, now I have a choice to make.  What are you getting the little ones in your
life for Valentines Day?

Happy Shopping! KathieyV:-)

Dr. Frank's Winery Hammondsport, New York

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While traveling with the Road Scholars in NY I had the opportunity to see several wonderful wineries.  Among them was Dr. Frank's Winery.
(Quotes from their website will be in italics)
"Dr. Konstantin Frank ignited the “Vinifera Revolution” a movement that forever changed the course of wine growing in the Finger Lakes and the United States."

First off, what is Vinifera?  I consulted Google and found this definition...a common European grape (Vitis vinifera) that is the chief source of Old World wine and table grape varieties
"In 1962, merely a decade after arriving in America, Dr. Frank founded Vinifera Wine Cellars. The winery quickly earned a reputation for spectacular Rieslings and its original planting of vines formed the backbone of New York’s world-class wines and champagnes."


The drive that day was lovely.  Blue skies and grape vines.  Nothing could make it better then a good glass of wine.  And believe me, I did indulge in a good glass of wine and was not d…

Monday Morning Motivation from the Psalms

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"Because you are my help I sing in the shadow of your wings.   My soul clings to you, your right hand upholds me". Psalm 63:7-8
Thank you Lord for the shadow of your wings.  Thank you, because you uphold me in all things, that I have the strength to sing:-)










Happy Monday Everyone! KathieyV:-)

New England Style Fish Cakes from Home Chef

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New England Style Fish Cakes with Romaine and Tomato Salad from Home Chef I gathered my ingredients... (Recipe as found on Home Chef) In The Box2 Tilapia Fillets1 Lemon4 Parsley Sprigs1 Shallot1 Roma Tomato1 Romaine Heart½ cups Panko Breadcrumbs  1½ oz. Mayonnaise1 Tbsp. Old Bay Seasoning1½ fl. oz. Poppyseed Dressing In Your Kitchen