Misc.

Friends

best friends

Did you ever feel like you lost your best friend? That’s how I’ve been feeling lately.  I just came back from a whirlwind trip to Milan with a good friend.  Three days with a compatible companion in one of the greatest cities in the world was so much fun. Now we’re back to the normal …

Blowing Kisses to My Bed

Imagine my surprise when I found myself blowing kisses to my bed.  I have been missing my bed, spending very little time in it (sleeping or otherwise), and find that I can’t wait to get back into it. Let me explain. I have been away for business working really long hours for almost a complete …

Staycation!

My mother came up to visit me for a staycation.  We were on the same page about taking it easy, and it was great!  We did go out of the house each day, whether to take a walk, run errands, browse the local shops or go out to eat.  We didn’t leave the house until …

Penguin Books

In the bookstore the other night I realized I have an unabashedly faithful relationship with Penguin Books.  I automatically assume a book published by Penguin is going to be good. This started with The Phantom Tollbooth… and continued on in a family trip to England, probably around middle school years.   Some of my best souvenirs …