We are back from our 5 week summer vacation that began in the enchanting Quebec City. It was pouring rain when we arrived at 9:30 in the morning, but when you are from California you welcome the rain, since it is such a novelty!!! It was too early to check in, but they let us […]


At long last we have received the proof copy of our book, A Greek Journey With Fork and Pen. It was years in the making but so much fun! It is a compilation of  journal entries from all four of our journals kept during our three trips to Greece together. My sister Georgia and her […]


The last time I wrote anything was in July, which seems eons ago!  I meant to write once more before we left for our trip but didn’t have a chance after all! Remember when we were little and September arrived and we had to go back to school? It seems the first thing we had […]


Yes, I meant to say that! I’m looking forward to a new happy year. I feel optimistic at this new beginning…shake off the old, embrace the new. Several years ago, my friend gave me a book called Simple Abundance, A Daybook of Comfort And Joy, by Sarah Ban Breathnach. It is one of those books you […]