Monthly Archives: December 2011

Top 10 posts of 2011. Vitamix, Moleskine, Netflix, Lululemon, Sushi Ran and more


Since everyone else is getting into the New Year‘s Countdown game of Top Ten Lists,  I figured I would, too. Especially since I just found a WordPress Dashboard feature I never noticed before. You can find your top posts for … Continue reading

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Tis the season to thank (and generously tip) your server.


From the delicious blog  Actor Slash Human,  a wonderfully rich rant about being a server during the holidays from a working actress/server. The hungry hordes out shopping often forget that the person bringing them food is a ….person. Here’s a … Continue reading

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#what are you doing Christmas Day?


If I were going to start a twitter trending topic, this would be my question. What are you doing Christmas Day? Of course, all my Jewish friends will say Chinese food & a movie. My Christian friends will say opening … Continue reading

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Catch New England Fall Color…in Northern California


We have less than a week till Fall is officially over but there’s still abundant brilliant foliage to be cherished before the trees go bare. Sure, New England‘s legendary Fall Color Spectacular  is hard to beat…but their winter hit early … Continue reading

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Why we travel. Reflections on returning from Brazil- A guest post


I love to travel and will keep doing it as long as there’s still wind in my sails. A friend just returned from a three week odyssey through Brazil, posting nearly every day about the vivid sights and smells of … Continue reading

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My ‘baby boy’ is turning 30. Oh my!


I can’t believe I’m saying this out loud. It doesn’t seem possible that my 6 pound, 9 0z preemie is  now a strapping six footer who’s turning (shhh) 30. The big 3-0. How did this happen on my watch? I … Continue reading

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