New York on a Budget

Yes, oxymoronic, I know! New York is not the kind of place you visit if your coffers are shallow, but trust me when I say that it really is possible to enjoy the city without breaking the bank. So yes, Read More …

 

5 stupid mistakes of the novel home-buyer

Caveat lector: I am not a real estate agent or broker, nor am I an expert in the field of home sales, and I do not have a string of qualifiers trailing my name. That being said, I will add Read More …

 

THE TRAUMA OF LOSING WEIGHT

No, no, no! calm all that down, I am not losing weight….barely have anything to lose; I am downsizing…….stuff! In keeping with my mantra and ideal of ”traveling lite,” I have decided to part with my beloved (but not much Read More …

 

New year, new resolutions, flat stomach, yes? Not happening!

We have seen it all, heard it all, and know all the excuses why you failed to lose the targeted weight last year, the year before, and all the preceding years. The reality is that it didn’t happen because you Read More …

 

Are you culturally savvy?

Many years ago, there was a cave man and a cave woman, and their cave friends. Their vocabulary was very limited: uh, duh, boom-boom, and ugh. By and by, they progressed to what they called modern society, and their language Read More …

 

Ruston Way waterfront in The Evergreen State

Ruston Way, Tacoma with Mt Rainier in the background Mt Rainier over Ruston Way Fishing at Ruston Way   Sunset in Tacoma  

 

Deconstructing tango

Over my nascent tango dance life, I have been asked very often by many, men and women, about my path to tango, the classes I’ve taken, and how I have acquired my skills. The knowledge and my approach that I Read More …