NJ

My brother’s birthday is this week, but we opted to celebrate this weekend. On Saturday, I took him to brunch. There’s a lovely little pla...

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birthday wishes

I fought the urge to leave work early today. I only wanted to leave early so I could make it back home in time to get to a certain store before it clo...

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cravings & urges

Cleaning is boring me. But I have a few more hours to do this before I join my mother and brother for dinner – and then attend an evening of Chi...

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time for a change

As you’ll see evidenced below, I’m apparently in the mood to photograph trees. There were lots of other things I could’ve “sho...

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fixation

While I’m quite used to paying a little extra for everything when I’m in Manhattan, it’s sometimes still a bit of an adjustment. For...

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Suburban sensibilities.

Yesterday, my friend Sara called me to tell me about a used book sale going on in the next town over. She’d gone earlier and acquired a treasure...

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The Tempestuous Petticoat?

I don’t even know how much time I’ll have to write in the next week. Seriously. Today I drove my friend to the airport in the morning so h...

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So much to plan…

…since I’ve mentioned my obsessive reading habit. It’s still here; it’s just sometimes a bit overwhelming to write about readi...

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It’s been a while…