The Blessing of Family Vacations

There is definitely something wrong when we find ourselves falling into the cantankerous trap; “but we don’t agree on venues and we don’t agree on menus”. Planning a family vacation can sometimes provoke angst amongst the members of the group….

Unplug and Reboot

 What does this really look like? Simply living. Each moment, one day at a time (even if it’s only for a few days). No personal trainer or yoga coach required. No guru. Just the sand and the sea. Perhaps mountain…

My Book of Family Wisdom

Newly empty-nested, most days I have enough spare time to write. These days, my house is quiet, too quiet, void of noisy and chaotic distractions of (please insert adjectives of your choice here) teens, tweens or toddlers. I no longer…

My Musical Landscape

“My life has been a tapestry of rich and royal hue/ An everlasting vision of the ever-changing view/ A wondrous, woven magic in bits of blue and gold/ A tapestry to feel and see, impossible to hold…” The narrative of…

iFoodie

iFoodie is a multipurpose post. One: It combines several features I enjoy: nostalgia, multi-sensory narrative and of course, food. Two: It serves as a written confession of sorts. Here goes: Everyone has comfort foods. Food memories and mood associations are…