“Just living is not enough… one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.” ~ Hans Christian Andersen Spring Has Sprung Guys, I think finally, FINALLY, Spring is here! While I have been in a battle of epic proportions for all that is good and just to wear Summer dresses and espadrilles, over the evil that is Mother Nature and ….
Month: April 2018
“Coffee connects us in so many ways – to each other, to our senses, and to the earth that supports the coffee trees.” ~ Rohan Marley For the Love of Peet’s If you followed my San Francisco adventures last year, you know how much I LOVE Peet’s. I legit could eat, sleep, breathe, and make love to Peet’s coffee. Aside ….
“For once you have tasted flight you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skywards, for there you have been and there you will long to return.” ~ Leonardo da Vinci Train Travel Some how I always end up traveling at the most ludicrous of hours. It is like a compulsion, let’s see how Katie can torture herself with ….
“Fear will be our enemy And death its consequence” That’s what they once said to me And it’s starting to make sense All this pain, all this fear began because of me Is the thing they see, the thing I have to be?” ~ Monster Movies Turned Into Musicals This is the year for hotly anticipated Broadway shows, from Harry ….
“The beautiful spring came; and when Nature resumes her loveliness, the human soul is apt to revive also.” ~ Harriet Ann Jacobs Finding The Perfect Spring Layers I always find transitioning Winter to Spring much more difficult then Summer to Fall. For one, it is much easier to add layers, then to take them off when it starts to get ….
“I believe much of the pain of a breakup comes from having a life plan that you have fallen in love with. When it does not work out, you become angry that you now have to pursue a new life plan.” ~ Karen Salmansohn Break-ups Don’t Need to Be “Bad” “He is an asshole.” “His loss.” “What a scumbag.” When ….
“Lighten up, just enjoy life, smile more, laugh more, and don’t get so worked up about things.” ~ Kenneth Branagh Spring Snow Showers With Spring, supposedly, allegedly, theoretically, comes Spring Showers. Except I am beginning to think whoever the heck coined that phrase was drunk, because the majority of showers we have gotten has been snow, not rain. and I ….
The most beautiful cosmetic you can wear is a healthy skin.— Jane Iredale Meeting “Jane” My best friend and fellow Jetsetting Blonde, Sarah has been singing the praises of Jane Iredale since I met her. An extremely talented cosmetologist, she knows the ins and outs of good, long lasting, healthy make-up. I was flabbergasted, when after dragging Sarah ….
“Illness is the doctor to whom we pay most heed; to kindness, to knowledge, we make promise only; pain we obey.” ~ Marcel Proust Slackin’ Kate I have slacked horribly with keeping up with my blog, comments, emails, and basically life in general the last two weeks. Just when I think I have caught up, wham, something else hits me, ….
“We are told to let our light shine, and if it does, we won’t need to tell anybody it does. Lighthouses don’t fire cannons to call attention to their shining – they just shine.” ~ Dwight L. Moody Saturday Morning After going for a run and seeing if my Mom needed anything, I went to Frontside for a couple hours ….