Expectations versus Aspirations

Growing up, Thanksgiving was a time of endless fun, food, family and friends.  My mom adorned in an apron, floured faced and Crisco covered hands—baked for weeks prior—producing an endless array of pumpkin breads, date cookies, fig tarts, warm apple and pecan pies with homemade whip cream piled high. Thanksgiving morning, she’d serve up pecan […] Read more »