Larissa

Montana or Bust #1

August 2010   I wanted to take my daughters on a great adventure type vacation. Somewhere educational but totally unforgettable too. Stephanie and her husband Rick were out in Helena, MT and Nancy had already been twice and said she thought the girls would have a ball out there. And what better way for them to […]

A DAY WITH ROSIE & LIZZIE

LizzyB is my nickname for Lizbeth, my 3 year old. Marianella, now almost 7, is Rosie, and Melanie, the baby, we call Melon Ball (because that’s what she looks like, a little ball).  I guess moms just like giving their kids silly little nicknames like that. Rosie had bugged me for quite some time to let her come […]

TIME FOR TEA

The first time my 5 year old daughter asked me if we could have a real tea party I thought it was a fabulous idea. Except for the fact that I had never had a tea party and had no idea what to do or even how to prepare a pot of tea properly. I […]

A DAY AT THE RACES-CUISINETTE STYLE

Nancy and I were very tempted to send our new unfortunate friend, Barbaro, a bouquet of delicious carrots to aid in his recovery. We didn’t though, only because tons of people already had. Instead I thought I’d write a blog inspired by Barbaro, the frisky long legged colt the Cuisinettes hoped would take us to our first triple crown […]