• 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
    Lifestyle

    Oy.

    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
  • 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
  • Packing for travel - carryon luggage
    Travel

    Packing for 2 Weeks Away

    About a year ago I became a follower of the “capsule wardrobe” tenet and it has has greatly simplified my life. Nowhere is it more obvious than when I pack for work trips back…

    September 13, 2015
  • Dan Tracy, Karin Tracy
    Love

    16 Years

    It’s not a banner anniversary; in fact the associated year gift is wax and that’s among the more dull of the offerings. It’s not even a particularly exciting day as we have mundane chores…

    September 12, 2015