I love playing around with bokeh at Christmas time – or anytime, really. You’ll be seeing a few Holiday Bokeh shots over the next week because I can’t help myself! One of my vintage putz houses and the tree lights in the background ....more

Christmas in NYC: Rockefeller Center

Rockefeller Center is a huge complex situated between between...more

Grand Central & The Final Episode of Newsroom

We watched the series finale of Newsroom last night. I’m in mourning. After three seasons, creator and writer Aaron Sorkin decided to end it ....more

Baubles, Bangles & Beads

I’ve taken to stringing beads. There was a time, a few years back, where I became excited at the possibility of making jewelry. I purchased beads and tools and wire – everything one might need to fashion an earring or a necklace ....more

In & Out With No Stops Allowed

A trip into the city for professional purposes, whether it’s an audition, in Don’s case, or some coaching work, in mine, is...more

Off to Manhattan

I’m off to Manhattan this morning, so I’m a wee bit rushed as I drink my much needed coffee and gather my things together for the trip into the city. Any trip in ends up being a rather big deal, simply because of the amount of time it takes to get there. The Kindle is charged, as is my phone ....more

The Tree & The Snow Globe

Yesterday was one of those days where I was mildly, and sometimes not so mildly, irritated all day. It started with the discovery that my email had been hacked (don’t open any links from me) and went on from there. You know that sort of day, don’t you? ...more

After the Glue Dries: A Mini Christmas Tree

First up: My AOL email address was hacked. I think it was my AOL address. It’s hard to tell because it looks like the email is coming from me, but it’s actually coming from another address ....more

A Chatty Post

So far, the weather ‘event’ is simply rain and lots of it. But I expect that to change as the day goes on. Predictions still vary, but the prevailing thought seems to be a wintry mix ....more

Clean = Exhausted

Scoutie is clean once more. We did the whole thing as quickly as possible. Nevertheless, the whole ordeal really takes a lot out of her ....more