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Real Wedding....Gotham Hall

A beautiful wedding reception in May at one of our favorite venues in New York City, Gotham Hall.  To keep some interest in the decor, we use both tall and low arrangements.   77 more words


On the Road

In reference to the current feeling, I wrote these words in my private diary this morning:

It reminds me of a time long ago, when I had just left Bakersfield, where I had been the Musical Director of the Great American Melodrama and Vaudeville.

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Lullaby of Birdland - George Shearing

‘Lullaby of Birdland’ By George Shearing

Performed By:
Rachael Crossen
Robert Peck
Bethany Lewis
Dena Vincent
Rebecca Derbyshire
Oliver Lambert


Weekend arrangement

Star of Bethlehem is one of my favorite cut flowers. They last so long in a vase of water, that the greenery sometimes has to be replaced while the flower heads are still gorgeous. 58 more words


Amanda and Ryan

Montreal born Amanda and Ryan had the challenge of planning their wedding long distance since they are now living in San Francisco. Amanda and I spent the first couple of months bouncing ideas off of each other via e-mail, which is actually harder than one might think.  348 more words

Losing a child

A couple of months ago, as I was scrolling through what felt like my thousands of un-read e-mails in my morning clean out ritual, there was one from my son’s daycare with the title: “lost for words”. 178 more words

Dis-enchantment and 'McDonaldization'.

Tampon Ikebana.

‘McDonaldization’ Ikebana.


Max Webber suggests we have left the en-chanted world of our ancestors, where maps of the world were edged with ‘Here be Dragons’ and moved into a dis-enchanted world where fairies no longer exists. 66 more words