Friday, July 31, 2015
Thursday, July 30, 2015
We are in the throes of a complete bathroom renovation and have to choose "yellow" for the walls.
I am reminded of one of my favorite scenes in one of my very favorite movies, Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House (if by chance you haven't seen the movie, you MUST: Myrna Loy, Cary Grant, general fabulousness): here, Myrna Loy instructs the painters on the colors she wants. I hear ya, Myrna!
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
And this lot? It smells sweet and powdery, just like my Grandma York, who always had a hankie in her pocketbook. Ahhh...poignant memories.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Monday, July 27, 2015
"Coney Island: Visions of an American Dreamland." A really fun and interesting exhibition that includes paintings, prints, photos, and objects--including this fellow, who apparently used to be atop the fantastically named Spook-a-Rama ride.
Friday, July 24, 2015
Thursday, July 23, 2015
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Apparently, if you grow it--"it" being milkweed--they WILL come. This one is HUGE, most likely about to go into its chrysalis. I like to think this is a descendant of my special needs butterfly...
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
More San Francisco pix to come...