Tag Archives: dinner with friends

Won’t you let me take you on a sea cruise?

Since my chemo is on hold until July 13 so that we are hoping my neuropathy improves I thought I would share a little adventure. First for those who are interested the American Cancer Society has a really good discussion … Continue reading

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September Song

But, it’s a long, long while from May to December But the days grow short when you reach September When the autumn weather turns the leaves to flame One hasn’t got time for the waiting game. September Song: Words by … Continue reading

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Into Africa….10 years later….my safari 2005

Safari is a Swahili word meaning “journey” and it has nothing to do with animals. Someone “on safari” is just away and unobtainable and out of touch. Out of touch in Africa is just what I was for sixteen days … Continue reading

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L’estate…summer. This summer has been different in “il giardino nella terrazza”. The garden center had more petunias than shade loving tropicals.  They told me I’d have to go to a specialty store for those. So I settled for baskets based … Continue reading

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It’s a Marvelous Night for a Moondance

Thursday evening the full moon was rising as I boarded the vaporetto for dinner with the Hendersons. Van Morrison was singing in my head (in case you don’t know the song…I hope this link will work   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f-K8D7Yxd0w …you may have … Continue reading

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