We started the weekend with dinner out on the town & headed to the LLIC silent auction at Vault of Midnight, where we got our hands “stamped” with smiley faces. Saturday we had breakfast with friends & enjoyed a luchadore thumb wrestling match while we waited for a table, thenContinue Reading

What a fun weekend we had! Got to spend a lot of time with many wonderful friends, saw some live music (our friends Jim Roll & Danny Kline played) at the Elbow Room in Ypsi on Friday night, did some great shopping at all my favorite places (Pot & Box,Continue Reading

This last week was filled with lots of things, both good, bad, & ugly…  Luckily, the good seem to have far outweighed both the bad & ugly! Here are a few of the good: EMU’s Annual Art Faculty Show opening reception on Tuesday Visiting & touring the Ann Arbor Schakolad ChocolateContinue Reading

Ryan & I had a great weekend filled with live music, friends, & fun! We started our weekend off on Friday evening by attending the Ann Arbor Folk Festival at Hill Auditorium & we saw some really amazing acts. Iron & Wine was magical; give that man a mic &Continue Reading

I’m a big fan of shopping at local/family owned businesses. I find that what these places have to offer is of the highest quality & many of the items are unique, handmade, &/or hard to find elsewhere. In addition, I’ve found that my shopping experience is night & day differentContinue Reading

We got off to a slow start this morning after going to bed fairly late the night before (ended up staying up late watching more of Dead Set). Our original plan was to head to Borough Market, but alas it is closed on Sundays. So instead, we headed out toContinue Reading

We started our 2nd day in London with a ferry ride to Greenwich. We stumbled upon the Greenwich market where we grabbed lunch; I had a falafel wrap & Ryan had rice with vegetable tempura – we walked a short way & enjoyed our lunch in the park that wasContinue Reading

Ryan & I have safely landed in London & survived our first day here. It’s now 9:32pm, London time, & 4:32pm Ann Arbor time &, except for about 2 or 3 short naps between Wed. at 7am when I woke up from my last full night’s sleep in Ann ArborContinue Reading

We had the pleasure of visiting the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago today & the Olafur Eliasson show made me feel like Alice falling into the rabbit hole… It was fantastic; color, light, mirrors, & magic!