I spent the Labor Day weekend in Las Vegas. Say what you will about Vegas, but Lady Luck was very, very kind to me on this trip, and I chose to celebrate with a Sidecar at the Petrossian Bar at the Bellagio. 171 more words
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We’re doing something different for Thanksgiving this year – we’re taking a beach vacation. Normally I’m the hostess for Thanksgiving – I prep and cook and bake and brine for 3 days before that glorious meal, and I really enjoy 98% of the whole process. 198 more words
My best friend’s husband is a pretty darn crafty guy. He’s been remodeling their house, and sources things like 150-year-old barn wood (with square-headed nails still intact) and 75-year-old bricks from an old bank, or travertine floor tile that he got for a song from someone who bought too much for their remodel. 210 more words