The year in unreview

Sweet ‘ums, I’ve neglected you.  I’ve been off from work/life/writing, lounging and eating and even going for long, aimless hikes in the damp winter air.  I’ve considered [...]

Back from San Fran!

To top off my highest travel year to date, last week I headed to San Francisco for a whirlwind three-day trip full of fun, eating, more eating and one fabulous party.  I had drinks in the Castro [...]

The 1728 Day Plan

In a little over 1,700 days, I will stop being the me I currently am and start being a new me.  What she will look like or how she will fill her days, I have no idea.  But the countdown has [...]


I try to skip lightly through the dark parking lot.  I have at least had enough common sense to give in to the elements and not wear party shoes, instead opting for a sensible pair of boots.  I [...]

The gift of vegetables

My mission was to find Thanksgiving vegetables. But there I stood, holding the kohlrabi, something I’d never willingly consume. I’d put the Swiss chard in the cart, along with the [...]

It’s science!

Yesterday I wrote about some icky feelings I’d been having.  After doing that, I felt much better.  It always works that way for me. Today, a Facebook friend pasted a link to an article [...]