Lifestyle Sewing

    Long weekend

    May 27, 2016
    Three-day weekend

    Ah, how I love a three-day!! So many opportunities to do a thousand things or barely any. Apart from a personal training session at my new gym, Equinox, on Saturday and a couple classes there throughout the weekend, I’ve got time! Time, what a luxury.

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    I’ve been admiring the needlepoint work of Sarah K. Benning on Instagram for a while so I took the plunge and bought her May pattern. If it turns out well, maybe a special Mama of mine will get an early birthday present. This means a trip to Michael Levine‘s is in order and I want to get there on the early side of tomorrow. I have to give myself plenty of time in that store because it’s nirvana.

  • In search of the Griffith Park Treehouse, Hollywood Sign
    Exercise LA

    In search of the Griffith Park Teahouse

    It was a fool’s errand, anyway! The teahouse has been moved out of Griffith Park, but when my friend Jenny suggested the hike, she didn’t know that. Spring is here in Los Angeles and…

    April 24, 2016
  • Tracy Holidays


    Has it been two months and one week since I sat down with the intent to write something? I wonder how real bloggers do this every day. Perhaps that should be my new year’s…

    January 3, 2016
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    Exercise Lifestyle

    Becoming a Runner

    Everyone says they can’t run. It’s a universal truth. About 8% of those people are correct – the rest, including myself, my husband, and myriad friends can learn how to run. My husband decided…

    October 26, 2015
  • Downtown LA - home - from the plane
    Food Travel

    A whirlwind of two weeks

    My trips back East for week aren’t usually two weeks long, but this one coincided with a wedding in Baltimore and wanting to visit my parents up in New England. Highlights included: Lunch with…

    September 28, 2015