Sunset Cruise

One of the best things ever invented: The Groupon. If you don’t know Groupon, get to know it. Now. While you’re at it, check out BuyWithMe as well. You will enter a world of deals…on restaurants, massages, stores, services, etc. I found myself in a perfect storm of Groupons recently…suddenly I had six or seven […]


Mary and I went to Portland for the weekend (Amtrak has a buy one, get one free deal to Portland through the end of the year. Get thee to Portland!). It was a mix of old and new experiences, which was great. Old = beer at Gritty’s, dinner at Bull Feeney’s. Shopping at favorite stores. […]

Anavel Caparros

I am indebted to Anavel Caparros. I am going to Maine for a wedding this weekend, but when I return I will be writing her a personal fan letter. I may name my next cat after her. Why, you ask? Well, her shoe company carries nice, classy dress shoes IN SIZE 5. This woman HAS […]

A Special Find at Marshalls

My friend Mary and I popped into Marshalls after work tonight. The stars were aligned in such a way that we both found something special. After a two-year search, Mary found a cute comforter with lovely shades of blue in it. I am happy to report that I found my next birthday list item. For […]

First Fabulous Purchase of 2010

Marshmallow Peeps + Lenox china = priceless. Peeps photo