The Christmas Project

Fourth Sunday of Advent was yesterday. All four candles in the Advent wreath on my kitchen table were lit. O come, o come, Emmanuel. ♦ ♦ ♦ I was in my car at a stoplight in downtown Little Rock last Thursday afternoon. A man in a shabby coat and baggy pants stood on the curb…

Turkey Day Prep

This book is a great guide, especially if you read it before Thanksgiving. ♦ ♦ ♦ Some thoughts on Thanksgiving before I head to the grocery store with my massive shopping list two days before the U.S. Kitchen Olympics, along with all the other hordes of cooks who should’ve planned better. Do as I say, not as…