I have had a whirlwind 10 days.  It has been terrific in all stops. I went to Naples on a much needed Girls weekend to New York for Blogfest 2013 and many meetings, back home for work and away to out mountain cottage in Linville, NC. I am exhausted and exhilarated all at the same.. read more →

Here are some of my favorite Father's Day ideas.   What are your ideas? Jawbone Jambox in Orange Jaws Needlepoint belt by Tucker Blair Back to Basics Egg McMuffin Maker Tennessee Moonshine Copper Moscow Mule Mugs Beechers Mac and Cheese from Seattle A Filson Weekender Limited Edition Steve McQueen International Barbour Coat Stubbs and Wootton.. read more →

We are on the flight to Seattle, The Gateway to Alaska.  I have gotten lots for recommendations for our 48 hours in Seattle from friends and Seattleites. Our stops are to include lots of fun things for kids and adults alike. Here is our current itinerary.  I am a planner, if you cannot tell. I.. read more →