Posts Tagged: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

September is Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month

Did you know that? Like most people, you probably didn’t. Despite how cancer devastates the families of the children suffereing from the disease, there is very little airplay and ad-time devoted to increasing awareness and requesting donations. Some of you are aware, however, that my childhood friend, Becky, died from leukemia when we were still […]

Thank You!

I want to thank everyone who helped out with the fundraiser for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. I know we get asked to help from so many different places and I really want to extend my gratitude to those of you who were so lovely as to make a purchase, where all of the proceeds […]


I found that kolachkys are a lot easier to make when you can find the fruit filling. Solo Cake and Pastry Filling in Apricot, Raspberry, and Prune, to be exact. Super Target? No. Harris Teeter? No. But feel free to select from their more than 80 varieties of EVOO…I only wish I was exaggerating. Safeway? […]

Busy Busy Busy

It’s been a very busy week or so. So much that I cannot stop singing that silly “BusyBusyBusy” song when I should be singing Christmas songs! (Yes, I’m one of those ridiculously shameless people who sings her head off to nearly any Christmas song playing in the car, in the stores, on the TV, you […]

One Week Left

Hey, don’t forget there is only one week left until the St. Jude Children’s Hospital Fundraiser next Sunday!!! Please RSVP if you haven’t already. And you aren’t able to attend, please be sure to check out the products online and let me know if you like to get something to help the cause! (this is […]