Ethel’s 80th

Birthdays in our world are most often celebrated with a scratch baked cake and dinner at home with family and maybe a few close friends. Mom turns eighty late August,
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day on the water

Most of the last three weeks have been countryside Provence yet we did break code and booked a boat outing, highly recommend. We brought plenty of alcohol, obviously, should have
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duty free pick-up

I’m not much of a regimented beauty routine devotee, one of my things is washing my face at the kitchen sink with dish soap and then drying it with the
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truffle hunt

gnocchi with truffle
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eating and drinking in France

Yesterday morning I broke a piece of baguette and smeared it with French butter and then soft ripe cheese and then topped it with local honey, it was sublime. I’m
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a holiday writing retreat in Andalusia, Spain

For an entire week my daughter Sarah and I wrote, read, walked and meditated while at a beautiful rustic farmhouse in Andalusia, Spain.  We were there for Elaine Kennett’s sessions
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men’s shirt | washed denim

Now that I’ve waxed on about adding color, getting back to basics with a men’s white cotton button down shirt and wide-legged washed denim. Our house here in Provence while
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inspired by

Three days ago, while traveling to Ménerbes France we stopped roadside to photograph this fantastic field of poppies, I adore single color floral arrangements, and this was beyond.  For the
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