Category Archives: Nostalgia

On being happy

This evening, I witnessed a friend’s daughter memorizing a poem for her German class. As I sat there and watched her close her eyes, then peek one eye at the text and stumble across the sentences, I had a flashback … Continue reading

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Trading in the Old for the New

I like antiques and things that look like they have been loved intensely. I don’t trade in old things for new things unless it is absolutely necessary. In the decoration world, this could be identified as shabby chic, country style … Continue reading

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Hail the Month of May!

Growing up in the midwest of the US, the month of May meant longer, warmer days. Yes, there was the occasional late straw-throwing, shingle-shaking, tornado, but nobody’s perfect. Oh and there was the one year when it actually snowed in … Continue reading

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