Stuff I Collect
I have fits and spurts of collecting kitschy stuff but my real love is scarves. I have been wearing them since college (in the 80s) and wear them when they’re in or out of style. I have scarves from each of my trips and vacations. They’re fun to reminisce with. I’m reminded of adventures and moments in time. Last time I weeded through my collection, there were...
Scents that Evoke Memories
Clove lifesavers and Merle Norman cosmetics remind me of my mum. They don’t make the lifesavers anymore, but the scent of clove reminds me of her. I think of my childhood and all the fun my family had, before Mum died.
Architecture I Appreciate
La Sagrada Familia I think Sagrada Família, in Barcelona is remarkable. Everywhere you look, literally, there is something peeping back at you. It is stunning. And climbing the towers is quite a feat—there are no railings and it’s quite steep. I stopped a couple of time to get my wits around me. But it was worth it!
A Favorite Food from a Restaurant in My Hometown
Mmm…grilled sourdough ham and cheese An awesome grilled ham and cheese sandwich can be had at the Coffee Shop. Even though it’s got a real name, my friends and family refer to it as the Coffee Shop. I had this dream sandwich just this evening, for supper!
On Awkward Moments
202/365 - Laugh I teach high school… my day is full of awkward moments. Sometimes it’s tough to keep my composure. Awkward moments are awkward because I don’t know how to respond. And often I laugh. Because I’m human.
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