New York, Yup It’s Still Home

I walked around Manhattan during September. It’s true. It happened. I was there. Never made above midtown. I did go the the Hudson Yards a lot though.  Because the Armory Show was being held there.  It also happened to be NY Fashion Week. That meant I all at once found myself as close as 50 […]

Productivity, thy name is… Espresso

It happened! Before I got all my stitches removed, I hauled my butt over to- even more warm weather, sunshine, palm trees, ocean, and Spanish. I took my DFSP adventure time all the way to Miami, Fla. We time traveled twice over: moving three hours ahead plus an hour for daylight savings time. So during that first […]


A frosted eye look because I am from a snow place. A hibernation instinct is hitting me hard this month and of course custom won’t let me follow my animal nature so…There is no snow, but talk of skiing in Aspen at the Crosthwaite family gathering. Sparklers and coffee in hand we braved the night […]