Category Archives: Holiday

Baking my past into my future

The older I get the harder it is to remember the facts about any given event in any sequential order or specific chronology.  However, the things I do remember become qualitatively measured and then quantitatively recollected. Remembering my mom doesn’t … Continue reading

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Vacation; What you carry with you and what you bring home.

Taking time to notice a beetle near the beach. This beetle found me, landing on my finger. I immediately recognized it as a bug I had spent some summer months with when I was in my teens. My sister had … Continue reading

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Festival at Night in Prato, Italy

What a spectacular display of sights, sounds and tastes in the center of Prato tonight. The juxtaposition of 21st technology projecting video imagery on the canvas of the 13th century historical edifices added magic to the spectacle. Unfortunately the crush … Continue reading

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Shop Local For the Holidays, Made in Michigan Gifts

If you are looking for that old fashion Holiday feeling to warm the cockles of your heart,  you won’t be disappointed.  There won’t be any “doorbusters”.  What there will be is one of a kind gifts, hand crafted  by contemporary Michigan … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays, Merry Christmas

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“Christmas makes me feel emotional…”

My mantras for making these pins and pendants for the Gift-Fest has been, “keep it simple” and “try to have fun.”  Don’t know why I always have a stage fright-like reaction before an art fair. 

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