This painting of irises by my mom hangs on the wall above the bed where I sleep when I visit her. I like the fact that the room that I stay in doubles as her art studio. It’s comforting to be surrounded by her beautiful creations. Continue reading “Irises and More”
I recently visited my Mom in Maryland and it was just what I needed—a week of peace and quiet. It was so relaxing that I took time to enjoy what was growing in her yard. Continue reading “A Bloomin’ Good Time”
What a wonderful idea it is to have art out in the open for everyone to see, at no cost. Whether you glance at it as you’re passing by or you stop to study it, art can really enhance your day. Continue reading “Public Art”
At the Barefoot Ball, an event benefitting the Bolsa Chica Conservancy, dinner was served family style. A bowl of what appeared to be a very chunky salsa, was placed on our table, along with a basket of tortilla chips. Continue reading “Cowboy Caviar”
This Father’s Day, I’d like to honor my dad’s memory by sharing a story about him. Continue reading “A Legacy of Humor”
I’ve always loved writing letters on pretty stationery. When I was growing up, that’s what people did, because there was no email or social media. Continue reading “The Art of Letter Writing”
The best Mother’s Day gifts are my mom
and the people who made me a mom.
That means you, too Girlie!
But, I’d also like to share the other gifts that I got. Continue reading “Mother’s Day gifts”