Botox? NOtox!
I’m an artist. And as I put my makeup on this morning, it struck me that a face is just like a canvas. I carefully apply foundation with a sponge, smoothing out the light coverage, to be sure there [more]
Wisdom from a Tea Bag…
... and other small signs that point the way. I love tea. I drink it every day. Often. Many kinds, in fact. But I have a special place in my heart for those brands that offer a bit of ‘fortune co[more]
I want to live at Downton Abbey…
Every Sunday night since the start of the year, I’ve been traveling in time and space to visit the Crawleys at Downton Abbey. Like many of you, I can’t seem to get quite enough of this rather ecce[more]
Today is my birthday!!!
Today’s my birthday and it’s a very special day! How do I this? Well, my mom said so, of course (smile). Growing up, Mom told each of us four kids that our birthdays were our ‘own personal holid[more]
I wish I could be in Paris…
Where even hanging things on hooks is tres chic!!![more]
How many times do I have to ask you???
Does this title bring a knowing smile? Or make you recall how many times those words have issued from your lips (or formed in your thoughts) over something someone left undone. Well, today, I had the [more]
Are your priorities in order?
If you’ve been following my posts, you know I’ve just finished Seth Godin’s Your Turn 7 day blog challenge. When my friend Becky emailed me asking me to join her, we both agreed we needed a [more]
The Sounds of Silence…
As I watched the monk intently preparing vegetables, I was struck by how present he was to the task at hand. There was no accompanying television announcer in the background. No music played. No traff[more]
Confession #2: I Can’t STAY Organized
It’s gray and cold and rainy outside. While the temptation is to curl up under an afghan with a nice cup of Earl Grey, the piles I’m facing are saying ‘Not so fast!” Books, papers, magazines, [more]
When Art Imitates Life…
You know by now, that I’m a multi-focused, multi-disciplinary, multi-tasking woman. And I have to admit, that’s just the way I like it. I thrive on variety. Of styles. Of genre. Of media. Of frien[more]