Art & Garden

Paige and I had a girl's morning / early afternoon day at Petaluma's Art and Garden Festival.  So many sites to see, taste and smell.  Petaluma's Art & Garden Festival was started in 2002 by volunteers and the Petaluma Downtown Association as a way to raise funds for the beautification of downtown Petaluma, and to provide a place to showcase the work local artists and gardeners....more

Terror strikes New Delhi, India: 20 dead

I spent the last six hours of my Saturday evening (September 13 here in India) watching a familiar tragedy unfold in the capital city of New Delhi and calling up friends and family to make sure they are okay: five bombs went off in under 30 minutes in three crowded market areas, leaving 20 dead and over a 100 injured. Four live bombs have also been diffused in other parts of the city. ...more

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Rock. Roll. 'N Recycle.

Lollapalooza 2008. ...more

Festival of Frugal Shopaholics at Home?

I totally mixed that metaphor. Today, No Credit Needed is hosting the 92nd Festival of Frugality! This is the first festival/carnival of any kind I’ve participated in, so I was psyched. I submitted my post on “shopping at home.” Here’s a just few other great posts from the festival: ...more