I launched this blog in 2008. My mini-me.


A night at the re-opened Taj Mahal Palace: total luxury after 2008 terrorist attack

September 27, 2010

My three-week trip to India included a 36-hour stopover in Mumbai. Formerly known as Bombay, it’s the world’s most populated city in the world’s second largest country. In 2008, it […]

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Visiting India: my 3-week trip in 39 photos

September 15, 2010

Well hello again, finally! At last, I’m posting about India… During my time in the world’s second largest country, I ate, played and shopped. I also learned to cook south […]

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Video from MoCA’s Dumpling Night

August 9, 2010

More on MoCA's "Dumpling Night" -- here's the video from the event. Also, bios that I prepared on each of the panelists. Enjoy!

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Dumpling Night at MoCA!

August 1, 2010

If you love Chinese dumplings, check out this post. I've got the names of places to eat and more. Lots of photos too, from Dumpling Night at the Museum of Chinese in America, where I was asked to moderate a panel. It was all a lot of fun.

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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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Photo album: Remembering Mom, 1917-2010

February 9, 2010

This post is all about how my mom died. It was profoundly moving, sad, peaceful, loving. Death has it's own magic. What a healing experience.

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