“Call me Mrs. Darcy” …

It's been a Jane Austen trifecta for me this week and what better way to spend my time?   Sunday was the finale of "Sanditon", a Masterpiece Theatre (PBS) adaptation of an unfinished manuscript by Austen and on Monday I went with friends to see "Pride and Prejudice" (the 2011 Hollywood version) for a one night… Continue reading “Call me Mrs. Darcy” …

Is it Spring yet…

  I'm starting to feel like kids do after a long road trip...are we there yet?  And by there I mean Spring.     The days are getting longer, the sky may be blue and the sun shining through the window is warm, but after the temperatures plummeted and the snow fell this past weekend,… Continue reading Is it Spring yet…

Isn’t that romantic…

  There is a subtle difference between love and romance.  Love is something that grows if we are lucky, over a period of time.  We love our partners, children, family, friends, pets etc.  Love is unconditional. Romance is that fleeting butterfly feeling that often strikes unexpectedly.   Romance is elusive.  In a perfect world, we will… Continue reading Isn’t that romantic…

Closet Confessions…

February is that in-between month...the festive season is over,  and all remnants have been put away, and spring is still weeks away.  Other than Valentine's Day and the award season it's a not much happening time.  I realized that if I was "to live in the present" ( last week's blog), I would make the… Continue reading Closet Confessions…