Fit for Paul Bunyan

Flannel Shirts  Carhart  A Well Worn pair of Herman Survivors A Three Day Beard with no Plan to Shave With the weather being so frightfully cold this week,  I’ve been stacking a loading wood into our wood stove at a break neck speed.   What better way to celebrate our Friday blog,  but with something cozy and warm, but...

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Forever in Blue Jeans

Money talks But it don’t sing and dance  And it don’t walk  And long as I can have you here with me  I’d much rather be  Forever in Blue Jeans  Wowza!  It’s Friday already! It’s time to  shut down,  hang up the work clothes,  abandon the emails  and relax!   Come on guys!  How about grabbing a cold one...

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Rockin’ Down The Highway…..

It’s here Friday!………  I’m packin’ it in for the weekend!  So as I check the heat, hit the lights and skip out of my office dancin’ to the  Doobie Brothers  “Rockin Down the Highwy”  I leave you with this… whimsical  unique  wild  and a bit… racy….  By LA Design Studiohttp://www.la-ds.com Got those highway blues, can’t you hear my motor...

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Bed Head

It’s Hump Day, which means we’re at the crest of the work week. I’ll admit, I had a heck of a time getting out of bed this morning! It was just so darn warm and cozy under those blankets.  As I hit the snooze alarm for the second time, I contemplated today’s blog, the heck with writing about 2013...

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Success in the New Year…..

I kicked off the new year with my dear friend Mary Jones, as a guest on the Mary Jones Show.  Mary, along with her guest co-host and life coach Marge Piccini, devoted the entire show to Success. Mary started the show with the burning question how do you define success …. Marge responded in her usual fashion, with an eloquent, poignant and...

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I am……   a mother of two beautiful children  a wife to a first responder  daughter and sister to four teachers  and I am at a loss for words    As we try to return so some sort normalcy  join me in remembering the victims, Newtown community and our nation…. God Bless America…………

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Gotcha Burgermeister Meisterburger!!

Kris Kringle was a pretty smart cookie!The 1970 animated Santa Clause Is Comin’ to Town is where many of us first learned the story of Santa Clause! I always loved how Kris outsmarted that mean Burgermeister Meisterburger. After being threatened and ordered never to return with gift for the children……He did exactly that! Kris secretly visited each house and stuffed...

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Magical Mantels

I was about nine years old when Santa started to lose his magic.  I starting bombarding my mother in October with the Santa questions….. “OK, who is it,  you or Daddy eating the cookies on Christmas Eve?”  “Really, it is YOU that knows when I’m sleeping and when I’m awake, right?”  “There are just too many Santa’s in the...

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Victorious Christmas Wreaths

There are times during this glorious Christmas season that I honestly feel like Rocky Balboa.  I’m far from the physique of the Italian Stallion. Although, I have been know to leave a mall with shopping bags raised high, head thrown back, trotting along belting out my version of Gonna Fly Now!   Seriously, if I don’t leave the mall...

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Get Ready to Deck the Halls!

My taste in music is about as broad as it can be. Michael, who works in my Studio, has accused me of having MMPD (Multiple Music Personality Disorder), he never quite knows what will be greeting him when opens the Studio door, Reba, Nickelback, Josh Groban, Frank Sinatra ….. he’s even been accosted with show tunes on occasion! My music preferences can’t...

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