One Book. One Extraordinary Love . . . of Reading.

I know it’s been a while dear reader — too long.  But the blog is back with a book so special I read it twice in a row, over four days, staying up… Continue reading

Fashion Revolution

Thursday, April 24, 2014 was the first-ever Fashion Revolution Day marking a call to action on the one-year anniversary of the Rana Plaza clothing factory collapse in Dhaka, Bangladesh, during which 133 people were killed and over… Continue reading

Rabbit Season

I thought it would be appropriate to celebrate Easter, Passover, and the arrival of Spring with works of art that feature the rabbit. Whether characterized as the playful trickster, the prolific breeder, a… Continue reading

Bon Ami? Bien sûr!

This chick rocks!  Bon Ami Powder Cleanser is the best powder cleanser you will ever use and the only one you will ever need. It is biodegradable, nontoxic, and hypoallergenic.  It is also the ONLY thing that… Continue reading

So Bad, So Good

Yesterday was the birthday of a very dear friend of mine. On her birthday, while reflecting on our friendship of over 30 years, I was also listening to the radio.  The discussion on… Continue reading

Let it Snow

It’s already been snowing quite a lot here New Jersey and there’s more on the way.  So let’s celebrate the official start of Winter, which was yesterday December 21st, with a post from the… Continue reading

My Achilles Calves

This is a confession.  Winter is here and I bought new fleece lined, rubber boots – the ones I really wanted.  However, I am not confessing about my footwear purchase, which was essential… Continue reading

Rockin’ in a Tee World

I buy tee shirts like some people buy shoes.  I know I have too many, but I’m most comfortable in a tee shirt.  I like to wear a fancy party dress from time to time,… Continue reading

Cost & Found: Thanksukkah Edition

I’m not Jewish, but I’m so excited for Thanksukkah!  It’s truly written in the stars (and on the calendar) that Hannukah and Thanksgiving will coincide this year for the first time ever. I’ve seen… Continue reading

Cost & Found: Honesti’s Holiday Gift Guide

Too soon for a holiday gift guide? No way, considering that Hanukkah is less than three weeks away and will coincide with Thanksgiving this year – Happy Thanksukkah to my Jewish friends.  Plus, Christmas is… Continue reading