Archive for November, 2007

Birthdays

21Nov07

Today is mine.   For those of you who didn’t know, the 21st is my big day. I’m a Scorpio. They say that Scorpio is the only sign that has three animal totems. First, there is the well-known Scorpion with its active tail. Second, as the Scorpio learns to master its passion and hold its instincts […]


Original Valentino sketch from 1966-67. Sketches, originally uploaded by luvmycapn. One day on our vacation in Rome, we were walking along trying to find the Piazza de Popolo and we stumbled upon the Ara Pacis Museum Valentino exhibit. I scored big time by this accidental discovery. I knew about the exhibit but wasn’t sure how I […]


There is something about this time of year that leaves me sad. It’s the shortened days. Can we just leave the clock at one place? It’s leaving work knowing that I’ve wasted all the daylight hours sitting at a desk. It’s the knowing that you have about one hour of light left in the day […]


Palatine Hill My renewed obsession with all things Roman began a month or so before our trip when I discovered the HBO series ROME. I couldn’t wait to see the Forum and the Palatine where all of the business of the Republic took place. I had done a bit of research on Slow Travel for […]


This is my husband’s band, RED LINE RIOT, new video for their song “Gush”. If you see any bumperstickers out there with similar sentiment, please email a photo to Kevin if you would like to contribute to the video!


Last night B & I went to see T&S. It was FANTASTIC. If you haven’t heard their music, you have got to check it out. It’s catchy and original all at the same time. They were better live than even on cd. You can see someone else’s photos from the show on flickr. My camera […]