for a good story

(This is a giveaway post. The prizes are pictured above, the right image, courtesy of Delight.com.) I like to hear people’s stories. (And I’m going to presume you do, too, or you wouldn’t be reading this site, which tends towards…

what’s on the mind

This is going to be the one of the fastest post I’ve written here: I’m giving myself 20 minutes, start to finish. GO! OK, so that picture above—the one of the beautiful puff pastry?—is from Ina Garten, one of those…

But for These

Daylight hours, to me, are the ultimate luxury. Getting to choose your activities in the middle of the day—particularly between the hours of nine and five—is the kind of freedom I dream about and the kind that makes me look…