Saturday, January 31, 2009


A few pictures including the view I had for over 10 hours in the plane between Paris and Dallas!

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

My Brother

This is Jacques, my brother (frérot) with David on the left, during our Paris visit in 2006.
I hereby tell the whole world that I love him so!
A tres tres bientot , frérot.

Monday, January 19, 2009


I took this bracelet that I was wearing and dropped it on a glad in a vase. Even though the doctors did not offer any I am still going to keep some hope deep inside my heart.

Sunday, January 18, 2009

In the Village of Los Ranchos

Winter is beautiful in the village. One only needs to look around.

Saturday, January 17, 2009

More Misc. Pictures

I am not serious these days...impossible to to anything artistic, oh well!

Wednesday, January 14, 2009


In my bedroom in permanence, there is a candle burning for Jacques, my beloved brother whom I call "frérot". I like that very much.

Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Misc. Images

A picture of our suzani , a recent acquisition, lovely on the bed!
The "galette" and the king!

Monday, January 12, 2009

Do You Like Ham and Eggs?

HAM AND EGGS : A day's work for a chicken; A lifetime commitment for a pig.

Saturday, January 10, 2009

Beautiful Quilts

First the one on top of my bed and then above, our elephants roaming on guest bed!!!

Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Sock du Jour

yeah...some cashmere in comfy!

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Help at the Stove

Steve is watching intensely as sesame seeds are being toasted: I had told him that this is an extremely fast process and that before you know it, they are burnt!!! He even had to plug his ears so as to concentrate better!
These were to be sprinkled on top of our blasphemous tagine (see prior posts). By the way the tagine was absolutely yummy!

Tuesday, January 6, 2009

A Picture

My blog has not been very lively lately so I thought I would upload this picture from the bunch I took in Paris last many things I could do with this one with Photoshop...but I still do not know enough...

Sunday, January 4, 2009

Saturday, January 3, 2009

Fun With Picasa

I spent some time with Picasa3 and some pictures I took of my favorite

A Pair of Socks

One of my favorite pairs of socks....if you look carefully you will notice that they are not quite the same! And worn yesterday with my neon orange cords....will brighten up any old gray winter day, guaranted!
Can also be utilized in lieu of a scarecrow:-)

Friday, January 2, 2009

Kir Royal

On New Year's Eve we enjoyed a kir royal...or 2.
I particularly loved the bird's eye view....