Wednesday’s Windows

Hi there – it seems like ages since I’ve been here, and it has, the last post was mid September. So much has happened in our lives, mainly travel. Since that last post we’ve visited France (which I can’t wait Continue reading Wednesday’s Windows

Packing For France

Our trip to France is rapidly approaching, so I must get to packing. I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about what I would be putting into my suitcase. I had basic items I knew I wanted to include, but Continue reading Packing For France

Quebec City – The Next Best Thing to France

 I’ve been deep in the throws of planning for our trip to France next fall, which got me thinking about the time we spent in Quebec City. Last September we took a trip to the Northeast – that included the Canadian Continue reading Quebec City – The Next Best Thing to France

Inspiration – Mr. McGregor’s Garden

I love to travel, and have been lucky enough to do quite a bit of it since I’ve retired.  For me, one of the perks is the exposure to new architecture, interiors, food, and lifestyle. Take for instance, our last trip Continue reading Inspiration – Mr. McGregor’s Garden

Organizing For Travel

Packing for travel is always a challenge isn’t it? There’s been plenty of advice out there from luggage to organizational tips. Some of the best ones I’ve come across lately are from ‘un femme d’un certain age’ here and here, Continue reading Organizing For Travel

Wednesday’s Windows

It’s been awhile since I’ve done a Wednesday’s Windows, but this one is a little different. I usually find an interesting window display to write about, but today I thought I’d take a different perspective – outside that is. I Continue reading Wednesday’s Windows

Retreat to the Mountains

We spent a quiet Fourth of July here in town, and it was hot. I was quite jealous of all my friends that escaped the heat into their mountain accommodations. Oh, how I wish we would have made plans early, Continue reading Retreat to the Mountains

Skipping Long Lines at the Airport

Summer is here, and many of us are off for a little rest and relaxation. Where are you going?  Are you flying and dreading those long security check lines?  If so, I may just have the solution for you. In Continue reading Skipping Long Lines at the Airport

My Tahoe Adventure & A Lesson

‘It was the best of times, it the worst of times’ – anyone remember that phrase? Well, it explains the  adventures on the latest trip to one of my favorite mountain towns -Truckee, CA. It was a great weekend, or Continue reading My Tahoe Adventure & A Lesson

The Fine Art of Making Tweeds & Plaids – Part 1

The Cotwolds is a legendary area tucked into the rolling hills in the middle of England.  It’s one of my happy places. Small idyllic villages are clustered among the farmland filled with cattle, and most of all sheep. This cutie Continue reading The Fine Art of Making Tweeds & Plaids – Part 1

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...