Prada Outlet – the Best of Italy

When you think of a trip to Europe, you think of eating, drinking wine and, of course, shopping!  Since the Euro has been set around the equivalent of $3.35 USD for a while, us Americans need help where we can get it to squeeze our weaker dollar farther.  This is where outdoor … [Read more...]

Happy Trails in Palm Springs

In the spring., around mid April, my girl friends and I take a quick trip to Palm Springs, California  from the Pacific Northwest to dry out from our 'rainy' season-the last six months.  It's so nice to look down at a fresh pedicure in some cute platform sandals instead of rain … [Read more...]

My favorite site in Washington D.C. – Ford’s Theatre

There is so much to see in Washington D.C. and in the three days that my son, Paul, and I were there we hit most of the hotspots. My favorite historical site had to be Ford’s Theatre, the place where Abraham Lincoln was assassinated by famous actor, John Wilkes Booth. I had no … [Read more...]

Ash Wednesday at Foggy Bottom in Washington DC

This past week my thirteen year old son, Paul, an eighth grader, and I visited our capitol in Washington DC.  It was the first visit for us both and was such a great trip that included so many wonderful memories in such a short period of time. I’m going to publish a mini … [Read more...]

Summit with the Scouts

This past weekend I was fortunate enough to be included on a hike up  the 2.2 mile trail of Tiger Mountain just outside of Seattle  in Issaquah, Washington.  Tracy, Stuart and I accompanied Paul and his Boy Scout troop to the summit as they were learning compass … [Read more...]

New York City All Wrapped Up

The Renaissance Man and I visited the Big Apple this weekend.  We saw so much and appreciate NYC more each time we make the trip. This was the first time I had visited during the holiday season.  Even though Thanksgiving hasn't taken place yet, the sparkling Tiffany Star … [Read more...]