I have always loved Valentine’s Day!   It happens to be my parent”s wedding anniversary and my brother’s birthday too, separate years of course. It is a simple and sweet holiday that desires nothing more than sharing the love. Do the others all get lost in the mix of the holiday madness and overwhelm,  perhaps….. read more →

Valentine’s Day is time to share your love with your loved one/ ones.  It doesn’t have to be a grand gesture but it does have to be a gesture for sure.  I advise no electronics generally for the ladies. A trip is welcome always too.  Wine, a nice dinner and card will certainly suit.  .. read more →

Guys are hard to buy for. That is a fact!  I have lots of ideas like a bottle of artisan liquor. Charlotte’s local distillery was just featured in Garden & Gun for this Rua.  If you can get your hands on a bottle of Pappy that would be great too. Here are loads of other ideas.. read more →

Do you need Valentine’s Day ideas for your love, friend, galpal?   I am here with loads of ideas for the ladies and I will be back for the gifts for the guys too.   Happy shopping…you have less than 2 weeks to get a little cerci for your sweetheart. Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH.. read more →

How is Valentine’s Day a week away?  I have not gotten all my gifts handled but I am ordering away.   Here are my picks for that man in your life.  view in browser to see the selections I would like to ask a favor,  please vote for me in the Trad Home search for the “New.. read more →

Valentine’s Day is just a few weeks away.   2016 is already flying by in the blink of an eye.   I have curated a collection of items sure the please the pickiest of sweethearts.  I NEED YOUR HELP!  I would like to ask a sincere favor,  please vote for me in the Trad Home search for.. read more →

Happy Valentine’s Day! We are shushing down the slopes of Sugarbush, Vermont without a movie theatre in sight but,  sure wish I was headed to 50 Shades of Gray. I should be ashamed but , I am not! I loved reading 50 Shades of Gray and all the sequels in a matter of days.   I am.. read more →