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Grow Where You Are Planted

August 2, 2017

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In the French Quarter of New Orleans, even the spaces between the buildings are filled with surprises.  I discovered these gorgeous blown glass flowers wired into fences around town.

Window Bling

July 31, 2017

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H and I were in downtown Atlanta doing a little shopping and sightseeing with our nephew, F, when the shiny objects in these windows caught my eye.  I’m really a sucker for gaudiness.

Fashionable Family Friday: At the Beauty Parlor

July 28, 2017

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It was a family affair when it came to having your hair dried at home.

The Mountain

July 26, 2017

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This tower of macarons called out to me the minute I stepped through the doors of Croissant d’Or, one of my favorite bakeries in New Orleans.

Good for the Grass, Great for the Soul

July 24, 2017

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I can’t remember the last time I stood barefoot in the grass, let alone played in the water.  This was pure bliss.

 

Fashionable Family Friday: Curls Aplenty

July 21, 2017

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Looks like I might have been inspired by Shirley Temple in my younger days.

 

Words to the Wise

July 19, 2017

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Messages can be found everywhere in NOLA.  Interpreting them is the challenge.