That’s “What Would Jean Do?” We recently spent about 11 beautiful days up in North/Northwest Michigan, near Traverse City; I was lucky enough to tag along as Ryan taught an EMU class there at the Parsons Center for Arts and Sciences. Pictured above is a fun little piece Ryan createdContinue Reading

We enjoyed a visit to Cleveland last week, including some time spent at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame as well as the Cleveland Botanical Gardens; it was pretty amazing to see Kurt Cobain’s guitar, Prince’s gloves, handwritten lyrics, personal items, etc. from too many impressive musicians to count,Continue Reading

We enjoyed a few days in lovely Boston, MA – a.k.a. “Beantown”! There were so many interesting sites to see – here are a few we made a point to stop at: SoWa Open Market, Freedom Trail, Boston Common and Public Garden, Bunker Hill Monument, The Mapparium, ICA, Harpoon and Sam AdamsContinue Reading

We traveled back home to Texas for the Thanksgiving holiday week and enjoyed some delicious food and drinks, and of course most excellent company; I loved being able to put together floral arrangements and help with setting up the Thanksgiving table (Debbie’s Grandmother’s linens, silverware, and china are beautiful). WeContinue Reading

I spent a few days in beautiful, sunny, California this last week. The highlight of my trip was definitely a walk through Muir Woods and then taking the ferry back from Sausalito right past a clear view of the Golden Gate Bridge on Sunday afternoon. Here are few pics fromContinue Reading

We spent a fun, Labor Day weekend in NYC; most importantly, we visited the Rare Book & Manuscript Library at Columbia University where we saw some very rare type catalogs. While there, we also enjoyed seeing some of the sights, like Top of the Rock, the High Line, Central Park,Continue Reading