We will soon be celebrating Thanksgiving.  No, the rest of Germany has not started celebrating this very American holiday, but  here at the McKay Horst & Rackley house we will be roasting a bird. Like most Americans, we have never celebrated the original meaning of Thanksgiving, you know, where the pilgrims came, ate with the […]

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Mom Stories

After my last blog post, many kind people suggested that I try to think of all the good times that I had with my mom.  To try and stay focused on the happy, and not the sad memories associated with her. So, in response to those suggestions I have come up with a few of […]

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The 1st of May

“First of May, First of May.  Outdoor screwing begins today!”  One of my favourite sayings to start out the month of May.  The quote is from a wonderful nurse that I used to work with, Nita Leosh.  She would sing it out loud for all to hear on May 1st! Today is May 1st and […]

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