December 30th, 2010 by admin

  Good morning from Collegeville,   It has been a very quiet week in Collegeville.  I have often said that the week between Christmas and New Years is a good time to get out of town, however, now I dread flying and driving is dicey.  Maybe next year I will book the cabin and simply […]

December 20th, 2010 by admin

Good morning from Collegeville, Seven days until Christmas Eve.  I am almost done with my shopping and I plan to wrap gifts this weekend.  There is no doubt that we will have a  white Christmas this year.    On Monday night the Monticello gang and I attended the George Maurer Jazz Group concert at The Paramount Theater.  George always […]

December 10th, 2010 by admin

 Good morning from Collegeville,   Christmas Eve is two weeks from today.  I think that I have it covered, but I still have a couple of gifts to buy.  I used to wait until Christmas Eve, but I have improved in the regard.  I trust that your plans are all coming together.   This week […]

December 3rd, 2010 by admin

 Good morning from Collegeville, Thanksgiving dinner at Erik and Jena’s was wonderful.  Erik soaked the turkey in salt brine overnight and he roasted it breast down.  That was a hint that he picked up by listening to Lynn Rosetta Kasper on MPR.  He also made a sweet potato pie that was to die for.  If […]