Notre Dame – Reveries

Notre Dame – Reveries

Notre Dame, arguably the most iconic attraction of Paris, has recently suffered devastation from fire. We visited last summer and what an amazing day it was. Summer is not necessarily the best time to visit Paris, since most of the locals depart, surrendering the city...
Mono Brow in a Green Down Vest

Mono Brow in a Green Down Vest

Mono Brow in a Green Down Vest Men are incorrigible teasers. But that’s what I like about them. That’s why for the last three decades, I have ridden mostly with men who love to tear it up on their mountain bikes. And who don’t mind me tagging along.There’s this green...
Caribou, Me and You

Caribou, Me and You

Caribou, Me and You Gypsies in a Camper In 1986 my lover, Mark Schulze (now my husband), and I decided to sell or give away all our earthly possessions. Once we dispensed with our worldly goods, we bought a small camper and traveled around the United States and Canada...
Queen Califia Magic Circle

Queen Califia Magic Circle

Queen Califia Magic Circle Upon entering the Queen Califia Magic Circle, one wonders, How could we humans live without music and art? These expressions feed the soul, inspire and enthrall us. One of my favorite artists is Niki de St. Phalle, who spent her last days in...
Chocolate – How Sweet It Is

Chocolate – How Sweet It Is

Chocolate – How Sweet it is Chocolate reigns during various holiday seasons like Christmas, Valentine’s Day and Easter.  It figures prominently during lavish food soirees and becomes more temptation than many of us may be inclined to desire.  It’s a...
Hornblower Dinner Cruise

Hornblower Dinner Cruise

Hornblower Dinner Cruise Intimate Evening with Someone Special If you have ever visited San Diego – or heaven forbid have lived in San Diego without indulging in the Romantic San Diego Dinner Cruise offered by Hornblower Cruises, you have missed out on one of...