Archive for October, 2010

October 30th, 2010

Red and Elvis

While I have never been one to decorate a room around the memorabilia of an iconic figure, I have to tell you that one of my favorite rooms in my house is my bathroom because it’s my favorite color and it features a heart-shaped replica mirror from Graceland as the focal point on the wall […]

October 29th, 2010

Last remnant of Summer

Leave raking has never been my favorite activity, but today it gave me the opportunity to look at our garden and see the last remnants of our Summer blooms. So many of our trees are bare and our bedding plants shriveled that I am always surprised to see any signs of health and life out […]

October 21st, 2010

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As I am writing this, I am resting in my favorite place in the house – the sunroom. And, while it doesn’t have anything resembling typical office furniture, it’s the place where I feel the most comfortable and inspired. Not only am I able to look out to the horizon line and all the beautiful […]

October 18th, 2010

I baked today, kind of . . .

I love baked goods and the smell that lingers in the kitchen when you bake, but the fact is that I don’t have anyone to bake for. As it happens, I will have company tonight and they will love the chocolatey gooeyness that I prepared, but on a daily basis anything I baked would go […]

October 17th, 2010

A Great Sunday

I am sitting here eight short hours before my Monday morning work begins remembering when I used to dread Sunday nights because the work week started the following morning. Tonight, I am simply reviewing the day and I am happy. My mother and I went shopping and had dinner at our favorite Mexican restaurant and […]

The cool breeze, leaves all over the lawn, and sudden appearance of mums have all put me in the nesting mood where I seek my favorite blankets and comfort foods. Fall has always been my favorite season despite the fact that I love the fresh flowers of Spring. It’s hard to imagine that the very […]