dreaming in French

One of my most favorite movies of all time is Green Card starring Andie MacDowell and Gerard Depardieu. I love everything about this movie, the sounds like the sprinkler clicking on in her greenhouse and the french coffee pot being screwed together, the way the peep hole cover sounds as it spins around and around,…

A Home Should Be…

I think a home should wrap it’s walls around you like strong, protective arms, that say, “come on in here baby, and let mama give you a big hug and get you something to eat.” There should be big soft pillows for lounging and warm afghans on chilly evenings. There should yummy aromas like fresh…

the time i like best…

I like sitting outside at dusk when the midday heat has subsided and the birds have come back out and the dragonflies dart here and there. The fireflies will soon be making their first appearances as the crickets begin to sing. This time of day feels magical to me, even more so than after dark….