Bookstores & Bookshops

Bookstores & Bookshops
This weekend the weather gods smiled upon the mid-Atlantic region and delivered two gorgeous low 80-degree days with minimal humidity.  This is rare, folks.  Knowing this, ...
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My Summer Perfume

My Summer Perfume
I love summer.  I hate summer.  This beautiful bottle is both my savior and my nemesis.  It is literally my perfume of the season.  I’m one ...
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Mornings & Snakes

Mornings & Snakes
Well now, this is a first.  There was a snake in the parking garage for work this morning.  Ha, I guess I can honestly say I ...
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Doing Something I Never Had Time For

Doing Something I Never Had Time For
I just finished reading this book.  Well, not exactly.  I got halfway through it and did what I always do.  I turned to the end to ...
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Weekend in Lancaster CA

Weekend in Lancaster CA
I spent this past weekend in Southern Cal visiting my cousins.  This is what I saw when I checked the weather app the week beforehand. Holy ...
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Mason Jar Herbs

Mason Jar Herbs
This past weekend the temps reached 80+ degrees here in Richmond.  We totally lucked out as I know the rest of the country was dealing with ...
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R.I.P. Pink Gorilla

R.I.P.  Pink Gorilla
Here’s what I thought when I saw this – horror, panic, sadness, shock.  And here’s what I said when I saw this – AAAHHH! Oh you’re ...
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Sneaking In A BBQ During Winter

Sneaking In A BBQ During Winter
The weather was so nice yesterday that we snuck a BBQ in before the weather gods changed their minds and called for cold temperatures again.  I’ve ...
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A solitary rose

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A solitary rose
When I left work tonight, I was driving down through the parking structure and saw this single rose on the ground.  I couldn't not stop and ...
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Road Trip to Tennessee

Road Trip to Tennessee
On Saturday, we’re hitting the road again. Wahoo! This time to Tennessee, with a few off-the-busy-highway side trips along the way.   I bought this old vintage ...
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