Two Minute History Lesson

Jan 13

Two Minute History Lesson

WONDER IF I HAVE TIME to get my nails done…. Click Here!   Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post

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Sunday Morning Recharge

Dec 09

Sunday Morning Recharge

READING THE NEW YORK TIMES is one of the luxuries I allow myself every Sunday morning.  John makes the coffee (his, I must admit, is better than mine), we have something simple like oatmeal (he rolls his eyes because I like the Irish oatmeal that costs three times as much and takes three times as long to cook as regular) and I settle back into the couch cushions (no...

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Won Park’s $ Origami

Nov 30

Won Park’s $ Origami

WHEN I WAS A WAITRESS, NONE OF MY CUSTOMERS WERE THIS CREATIVE! Won Park, origami master extraordinaire, leaves these for tips all the time, though.  Look him up – he is quite a character.  Lives in a converted garbage truck that looks like the inside of a luxury yacht.  Check these out: Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via...

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An Owl’s Hoot

Sep 20

An Owl’s Hoot

A Great Horned Owl has recently taken up residence in a tree outside our window.  I absolutely love to hear his (or her) deep hooting as I lay on the couch reading, or catch up on paperwork in my office.  Just a little bit of the wild in a very tame Orange County.  Makes me smile.           Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend...

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Overwhelmed by Technology?

Aug 09

Overwhelmed by Technology?

I AM NOT AFRAID TO ADMIT I AM OVERWHELMED BY TECHNOLOGY ON A WEEKLY AND SOMETIMES DAILY BASIS.  And I LOVE technology!  I love what it can do.  Zipping here and there, I can search for obscure facts that used to take me days if not weeks to track down in a library, before the Internet.  (Yes, I remember doing homework with out a computer…)  I can...

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Someplace New

Jun 28

Someplace New

TODAY MY BODY IS GOING SOMEPLACE it’s never been before.  This fragile, strong bag of bones is going to travel through time and space to someplace new.  It could be across continents, or it might be to a new coffee shop.  Like you, I can choose every day where I am going, and how much I’m going to gain (and give) when I get there.  And of course,...

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