Celebrations Category

Start spreading the views – Part Three

It took a visit from Charlotte to remind me that I owe you all the conclusion to this story, so, finally, here it is. Where were we? Heading north from the Upper East side of Manhattan, glued to our lane in the worst traffic jam I have seen in decades. The drive near the wedding […]

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Start spreading the views – Part Two

I thought I would get back to this set much earlier, but honestly the last few months have been frantic. Just being away during the summer for two weeks made everything else late and I was squeezed for time. I apologize! Where were we? Ah, at Breads, snagging pastries and sandwiches to go on what […]

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Bank shots

My niece is marrying a billionaire. Well, I should say, a billionaire’s son. Now, mind you, I have hobnobbed with my share of the international¬†cognoscenti from time to time and Geoffrey’s family are well known and affluent, but this is warp-speed level in another universe. Her mother, my sister-in-law Vanessa, groomed this kid for exactly […]

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Lake effects, no?

First off, Happy 2017! This may be a completely disjointed¬†post. Hopefully short on verbiage and long on photos. We had a whirlwind Christmas with visitors and trips to the mountains, dinners out, and crazy weather. Seriously, we are having lots of precip, which for us is a miracle. Cold enough to drape everything around us […]

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All things bright …

So here we are, embarking (almost) on a new year. I am sure every one of us is looking on the brightest side we can. For me, the holidays are wonderful, no matter what else is going on. ¬†By the way, to those of you who have been with me these last few years as […]

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