SF Art & Antiques Show

Loyal readers of this blog know that I LOVE things that are old and precious.  So I’m very excited about the San Francisco Fall Art & Antiques Show coming up October 27-30!  This is exactly the kind of event that I trolled western Europe for when I was living abroad and I haven’t gone to any…

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Jewelry in Autumn Hues

{Alster Lake, Außenalster, Hamburg} I’ve been doing A LOT of thinking about this blog lately.  {In part because of a <<FAB>> online blogging course I just finished.  More on that in a future post.}  I’ve realized that I’ve been squandering the opportunity to share one of the coolest things about my life…that I live abroad.…

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How to Spend a Weekend in Europe

It’s true that weekends here can be tricky – for the local and visitor alike.  At least in Continental Europe, pretty much everything is closed on Sunday and many small shops close early on Saturday.  (In our neighborhood in Hamburg, everything except the grocery store is closed by 2pm on Saturday –  including all THREE…

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