Monthly Archives: October 2008

boo!

Happy Halloween from Kim and her last (and perhaps favorite) purchase from Mexico City. Here’s the scary part. For our first Halloween together (1977?), Steve and I dressed up as old people. We must have looked 50 or 60. This … Continue reading

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be still my heart

There is one man who has truly captured my heart this election season. David Gergen, the pundit who makes me feel good, no matter what happens. I have loved this man forever. When I was pregnant with one of my … Continue reading

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shoulda had my camera

This is a small story, and perhaps one without a clever ending. But it was a nice thing. We often have international visitors at FFH, and this week we have microfinance partners from Benin, Burkina Faso, Bolivia, India and The … Continue reading

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and now one for the other side

Ok, so we all know where I stand on the election. And why I am excited. But I think I have also been clear about how and why I have been conflicted. This election has brought out some ugly language, … Continue reading

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mirth and glee, where art thou?

I could use some. Not a ton, but a smattering, just to get me through the next few weeks. Really. Really.

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a party for old farts

Last night we finally made it to an annual party for a group of friends who had been part of our lives since the 80’s. These are designers and photographers who were all part of an amazing, vibrant and active … Continue reading

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cold turkey

I am not watching ANY CNN today. I am not going to the website either. I will not look at any election polls. I will not go to Dailykos.com, politico.com, or mudflats. I will call my mom and dad, take … Continue reading

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