Monday afternoon, last event before Kate took the midnight train to Eugene (perhaps a cousin of the midnight train to Georgia?). Kate and I drove to Sacramento so she could see the new studio (she approved). We stopped at Temple … Continue reading
Found on Pinterest. Made (and sold) by Jan Scacelek. Tried and tested by Kim on the last Tuesday in November.
It’s pretty clear that I love any holiday that is best celebrated by staying in my pajamas until noon. We’ve had a lazy four days…Thanksgiving in Squaw Valley, time at the gym, crafting (candles, mod podge, spray paint!), Steve’s famous … Continue reading
This week Alex took the train to Eugene, Oregon to visit Kate, Brendan, and Brendan’s family, and to check out Oregon State University in Corvallis one more time. Brendan was also taking Alex’s senior portrait and a portrait of the … Continue reading
I’m on a roll now…just finished The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin (also The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein…I’m telling you, the Kindle is a great thing). The extended title is “Or, Why I Spent a … Continue reading
So Steve and I did walk over to the UC Davis quad today at lunch. I had no expectations, but I was curious. I just wanted to see, to hear. The quad was full, 5,000 people. Students, faculty, community. Polite … Continue reading
You might have seen my sweet little town in the news this weekend. That is, the university town of Davis, CA. Sixty five thousand folks, educated, liberal, nerdy, bicycle and family friendly. The campus is in the center of town, … Continue reading