NEW YORK TO PARIS.....Parties, Gala Balls, and Beauty Tips That Really Work ! BY RENEE ASHLEY BAKER


Symbol of the Week: The all-seeing eye

For this week’s Symbol of the Week, I decided to go more topical with the All-Seeing Eye....more

The House in Middelburg

Home » Daily Prompt. » The House in Middelburg....more

Stormy Weather

BlogHer NaBloPoMo March 2014Mar1 by dmauldin53 ...more

New News about my Book Signing March 9

 NEW NEWS ABOUT MY BOOK SIGNING March 9 FIRST:The original 7ft by 4ft cross that was the basis for my book, Enfolded in Silence/ A Story in Art of Healing from Sexual Trauma in Childhood, will be present at the signing.  All of the original paintings will be able to be seen, plus some images that are not in the book. SECOND:The book will be available at a discounted price....more

Kimchi Fried Rice, Gluten-Free

Recently I touched base with a friend I hadn't in quite some time, and she asked what I am doing for myself these days. Given that I am a single mom, tending four very small children, teaching part-time, and taking care of everyday matters that consume no insignificant amounts of time and energy, that was a very good (and thoughtful) question to ask. I write, sing, visit with friends. I had forgotten to tell her (or did I?) about my love for cooking, experimenting new territory, and perfecting my own dishes. Well, today was one of those exciting adventures in my kitchen. ...more

Bond No.9 Hudson Yards (2014): The Anticipatory Scent of a Redevelopment Project {New Perfume}

I can't say enough good things about this perfume. It's wonderfully light and very refreshing. ...more

A Review Of 'The Interestings' By Meg Wolitzer

I recently read "The Interestings" by Meg Wolitzer.  Be forewarned that I wasn't immediately drawn in; it took a while before the story grabbed me, but once I found the rhythm of her writing, I became engrossed with the characters, who are well defined and quite, as the title suggests, interesting....more