Why we keep what we keep..

“Well look at that!” I marveled, gazing at the photo below that accompanied a recent article proclaiming wallpaper was making a comeback, “Just look at that crocheted blanket on the bed; it’s GRANNY SQUARES! Why, I haven’t seen one of those in ages!!” My grandmother made one for us as a wedding gift 37 years…

For the love of our cities..

This could be the most important time you invest watching anything this year. The first video “Seattle is Dying” ( 60 mins-below) was released by local TV station (KOMO) in the Spring of 2019; it has been viewed an astonishing ten million times. This episode makes clear that Seattle was in the grips of disaster,…

Light in the darkness.

I took my dog for a stroll around the neighborhood last night. The lights were magical.

Parade? What Parade?

One of our favorite Christmas traditions is attending the Ft Lauderdale, Christmas boat parade. We made our plans nice and early, as we always do, reserving the exact same hotel room every year. It’s a beautiful place with a wide balcony and spectacular view of the decorated boats and the mansions along the intracoastal waterway….

Question of the day…

We “puzzled and puzzled until our puzzler was sore..” and yet my husband and I still struggled to come up with good answers. What was the question? If you had to be someone’s chauffeur for a year, who would you choose? (Yes, it has to be someone living.) I asked my hairstylist this question yesterday…