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Christmas

Christmas

Christmas dinner: < I am so lucky to have such a great husband and daughter. I enjoyed every single item they gave me. Here are the Pandora charms. And here are these great gifts! I especially love the mini printer for iPhone. I am so grateful.

2012 in review

2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 4,700 views in 2012. If every person who reached the top of Mt. Everest viewed this blog, it would have taken 8 years to get … Continue reading

I Remember The New Trolls

I Remember The New Trolls

Years ago, when I was a teenager and still living in Italy, I was really into music, I listened to mostly English or American rock. I rarely liked Italian artists/songs, for some reason. One of the few Italian groups I followed was the New Trolls. I even had a big crush on the red-headed singer … Continue reading

Share Your World 33

Share Your World 33

What type of pets do you have or want? I have two dogs: Trigger the chihuahua and Loki the coyote. There is also the cat Caesar, he rules the house. Would you rather take pictures or be in pictures? I love taking pictures, I hate being photographed, always did. I have very few photos of … Continue reading

Share Your World 32

Share Your World 32

Which would you prefer:  a wild, turbulent life filled with joy, sorrow, passion, and adventure–intoxicating successes and stunning setbacks; or a contented bordering on happy, secure, predictable life surrounded by friends and family without such wide swings of fortune and mood? How about both? I lived an adventurous, passionate life filled with joy and passion … Continue reading

Six Words Saturday

Six Words Saturday

-It’s Too Hot For Comfort-  Scorching heat wave is setting temperature in the 100 degrees here in Virginia. Linked to “Six Word Saturday” = click here to go to Cate’s blog and read other entries. 

crab adventure

crab adventure

While at the beach on Sunday, not only I enjoyed the sun, the breeze, the ocean, etc., but I also had the opportunity to witness a little crab keeping busy with transporting sand out of his home. He was quite entertaining. Here are few photos. Click photo to enlarge What a cute little guy! Good … Continue reading

Share Your World 26

Share Your World 26

What made you smile today? Have any hidden talents? I have a strong olfaction, I can smell things when others seem not to be able to. I also know Latin, which helps me a lot when I cannot recognize a new word, if its origin is from Latin, I can manage to figure out its … Continue reading

Le Pink & Co.

Le Pink & Co.

There is this adorable little store on Sunset Blvd.. in Silver Lake, Los Angeles, CA.  It’s called Le Pink and offers an eclectic assortment of soaps, lotions, beauty products, etc. And it features a pink bubble gum machine! The top of the display cases hold a wide collection of cool vintage items and toys. Visiting … Continue reading

Best Mother’s Day Gift?

Best Mother’s Day Gift?

Today my daughter gave me the best mother’s day gift ever! It is not an expensive gift, but it has sooooo much value to  me…. [click photo to view] It is obviously precious to me because it expresses her love for me. But I also appreciate all the thoughts and time put into it. And humor, too…. … Continue reading

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P is for Prancing at Pixar. . . . linked to: ABC Wednesday Sign, Signs

Dear Prudence

Dear Prudence

Dear Prudence, won’t you come out to play Dear Prudence, greet the brand new day The sun is up, the sky is blue It’s beautiful and so are you Dear Prudence won’t you come out and play Dear Prudence open up your eyes Dear Prudence see the sunny skies The wind is low the birds … Continue reading