Sailing…

It's Thanksgiving Monday as I write the first draft of this post.  The last of the family left before noon today... the house is always so quiet after a long, holiday weekend.  As I looked around the kitchen and dining room I knew I should probably get all the serving dishes etc.  put away, but I… Continue reading Sailing…

Gratitude

This photograph reminds me of a Canadian Thanksgiving my family spent on the beach at La Jolla Shores some years back.   For every holiday that we are there, we too, write the occasion in the sand usually including the date and all of our initials.  The hotel kindly catered a special dinner for us… Continue reading Gratitude

Rooms I Love: Part 1

I'm sure you've been out somewhere, looked around and thought to yourself, "I love this room".  For me, to qualify for this designation, it has to spark all the senses.  Most importantly is the cocooning factor... that softness that quietly wraps around you.  Often this comes in the form of luxurious textiles from draperies or… Continue reading Rooms I Love: Part 1