For the past few years, we’ve somehow found ourselves in Las Vegas over Chinese New Year. We weren’t aware of what a grand showing that Sin City puts on for […]
It all began with “A Girl with a Pearl Earring.” After reading this most delicious historical fiction about art and sexual intrigue, I was hooked on books by Tracy Chevalier. […]
December 21 will soon be upon us. On this Friday, either the world will end dramatically (I’m imagining fire-and-ice explosions, earthquakes and bright lights) or, just as in all other […]
This week Mark and I had to say goodbye to a very special botanical that had become an important symbol of our lives together. It was the tree we bought […]
I received my latest holiday magazine in the mail today. I was looking forward to reading about “Gifts Under $50,” “Your Happy, No-Hassle Holiday,” “Secrets of a Graceful Hostess,” and […]
It’s November 14, the day before my birthday. The last 366 days (remember, this year was a Leap Year), have brought about many gleeful celebrations, interesting changes, difficult struggles, sad […]
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