The 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio, officially known as the Games of the XXXI are nothing like the Olympics of the past. We now have opening and closing ceremonies (like tonight’s) produced by movie directors with special effects that would make your mouth drop in awe. We tweet comments about our favorite or not so… Continue reading Summer Olympics of Yore
It’s hot, sticky and raining right now. I’m staring at a gorgeous pic of a beautiful flower to try and brighten my day. It’s reminding me of the fun weekend Zoë and I had together. Zoë is an aspiring artist and fashion designer, so we try to go to places and spots of inspiration for… Continue reading Out and About with Zoë: Wesport,MA
As I meditatively stack the smooth flat rocks and driftwood I gathered at the beach yesterday, I try my best to ready myself for the week ahead. More importantly for an appointment early tomorrow morning. But first, let’s go back to the beach….My friends Alicia, Justin, Jordyn and Logan moved down to Jamestown, RI from… Continue reading Enjoy the beach, but don’t forget….
This past Saturday, Zoë donned my Aspen hat and off we went to NH to visit my Dad, Step-Mom and my Aunt Carol who was visiting from Florida. It was a pretty decent day, with no traffic, which is always a good thing. After having brunch at my Aunt Di’s house and gazing at the… Continue reading Slice of Life
What a great feeling Sunday morning, to know the weekend is young! So much to do…..with no car….No problem, Mom is always up for going out and about with me. That’s pretty much where I got my spontaneity and love of exploring! After a yummy breakfast with Emma on the porch, Mom picked me up… Continue reading POP in RI
It should be Pop goes the 4th!! What s fabulous weekend! Actually the title is also misleading…..my car actually made no popping sound, no sound at all. It was just silent. But I digress… After having a great night out on Friday, I woke Saturday to the sound of my alarm. Much too early for… Continue reading Pop Goes My Car
Woo, what a month it’s been! Whatever happened to those “Lazy days of Summer”? No rest for the weary here. Seems like such a mess! Graduations, Going-away parties, Birthdays and Get-Aways. Phew! You may have noticed a slight change in the look of my blog lately…..my webmaster(my 11yr old…she’s so good at this!) and I… Continue reading Pardon Our Appearance