I started blogging in 2008. Here’s my journey.


Visiting India: monkeys & waterfalls at Hogenakkal

August 17, 2010

For a delightful — and somewhat disturbing — view of India’s relationship to nature, check out Hogenakkal Falls. This major tourist attraction is far more interesting than America’s Niagra Falls. […]

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Visiting India: I’m here to Eat Play Shop

August 13, 2010

CHENNAI, INDIA — For the next three weeks, my daughter and I will be traveling around southern Indian with New York friends who have gone “back home” to visit with […]

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Owning an Apple iPad can get expensive

August 11, 2010

Bought an iPad! Now, iPoor. But iPumped about its beauty, intelligence, creativity, elegance and power. It took a while to get my iPad because I wanted the most popular model: […]

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L.A. is fun to visit – even on a budget

July 15, 2010

Just got back from a week in L.A. Haven't been there in years, not since I was a wife of an executive traveling on expense account. But I'm happy to report that this city can still be fun on a budget!

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Visiting Woodstock, N.Y. on July 4th

July 5, 2010

For July 4th, I hauled my daughter and one of her friends up to Woodstock, N.Y. This town is more country hip than true hippie. But it was fun -- especially since it's so hard to get my teenager to spend time with me these days.

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Vacationing on Sanibel Island

June 25, 2010

As of this post, my redesigned blog is up and running on this new site! And here is my first post, about being on vacation now on Sanibel Island, Fl. It's beautiful. Being here has reminded me that I'm still beautiful too.

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Shopping: new camera & camcorder

June 2, 2010

I just bought a new camera and a new camcorder! Even though I’m not gadget-y, learning these two tools will be exciting. Yes, expect better photos on this website. I […]

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