Monthly Archives: May 2011

Married couple infiltrates singles dance. World does not end.


My girlfriend is dating a guy she met at a Society of Single Professionals dance. They still go because they love to dance. Well, so do we. They invited us to join them Friday night at the Redwood City  Sofitel Hotel. … Continue reading

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My life in magazines


I’ve loved magazines my whole life. My mom got every woman’s mag of her era: Ladies Home Journal, Good Housekeeping, McCalls, Women’s Day & Family Circle. She never cooked anything out of them or fixed up our house like them … Continue reading

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Biking the Iron Horse Trail (with the achy knees to prove it)


We saddled up our bikes and headed to the East Bay to check out the Iron Horse Regional Trail. This multi-use trail starts in Concord/Walnut Creek and ends Dublin/Pleasanton along abandoned railroad tracks that roughly parallel 680 freeway. It’s a … Continue reading

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Biking can reduce middle-aged spread!It’s Bike to work week!


Excerpt of article in Huffington Post today on the health (and other) benefits of bike riding shows that taking to the wheels can help women lose weight : “The League of American Bicyclists is the national sponsor of Bike Month … Continue reading

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Letting go of my book club


After 13 years of faithful attendance , I have abandoned my book club. It was a serious, considered decision. During all those years, our group not only read masterpieces and mediocrities, we shared the ups and downs of our lives: … Continue reading

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Poster Cabaret brings art to the masses


This charming art site, http://postercabaret.com/ , brings original art posters to the masses, exposing local artists from around the globe. You can search their site by artist, topic or theme and find something wondrous. Based out of Austin, Texas, Poster Cabaret … Continue reading

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Three Word Wednesday…My way


Too hard to think of what to write? How about trying this site, Three Word Wednesday, that provides three new words weekly to inspire you. This week’s choices are: grace, jitter, thin. Or, for a different, more zen challenge, write three … Continue reading

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