Monthly Archives: February 2013

cousins weekend, part two

So now we’re onto Saturday morning. A short walk around the plaza (please note, I went almost an hour from the time I woke up to the time coffee hit my lips…a record…and yes, I kind of lied about around … Continue reading

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cousins weekend, part one

I am slowly recovering from one of the best weekends ever. This was a meet up with my cousins and their spouses, 48 hours in Northern California that included, well, everything. Here’s the outline…which may confuse you more than help … Continue reading

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oh, and now it’s monday

We had a spectacular weekend with my cousins. It included Sonoma and San Francisco, beautiful weather, lots of wine and yummy food, spas and bike rides, women’s college basketball, great hotels (though remind me next time that just because the … Continue reading

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why they don’t put me in charge of hollywood

For some reason, Steve and I have seen most of the Academy Award nominated movies this year. Since I am such a wimp when it comes to scary movies, our choices are often limited. Also limited by the fact that … Continue reading

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a walk around the block

I took a short walk around the studio today. The R Street corridor is behind us, with all sorts of great rusty and crusty. A fine way to take a breather. This is what I saw (more here):

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project 365 | 2013, or learning the art of compromise

I just posted photo 50 of this year’s Project 365. I took it at my desk yesterday. It’s a perfect illustration of why this project is so ridiculous and also so essential for me. I took 210 photos to get … Continue reading

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a new week awaits

I woke up this morning feeling like myself. Not the hacking, coughing, ridiculously old self. But the happy, verging-on-vibrant, raring-to-make-something-happen self. I’ve been sick for three weeks, but today I am back. Don’t say you haven’t been warned. Oh, and … Continue reading

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a reminder

Thursday’s tulips on Sunday morning. A reminder to catch the beauty of the moment, because everything changes. And by the way, every weekend should be a three-day weekend.  

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speaking of sculptures

Confession: I wanted to name this post “pole dancers” but I chickened out. In the early 1960’s, internationally renowned designer, Saul Bass, designed this very cool sculpture for the Fuller O’Brien Paint Company, and it sits at the corner of … Continue reading

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still swooning after all these years

Valentine’s Day, 1977. Chico, CA. We’d only been dating a few weeks, but somehow I knew he was a keeper. And you know, sometimes I’m right. Happy Valentine’s Day Steve (and everyone else). I love you. P.S. Just to prove … Continue reading

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