Monthly Archives: May 2011

Dim …. and then Sum!!! at the Silver Dragon

Dim Sum has always been that “mysterious” culinary genius that has somehow managed to elude me… until this past


Elegie.. ~ in loving memory of our sweet Georgie..      

the rhubarb patch ~ Rhubarb Strawberry Crisp

And so it is Spring… and along with it comes cold memories of rain, sun dresses, knee socks and skinned knees,


“I decided that if I could paint that flower in a huge scale, you could not ignore its beauty.” Georgia O’Keeffe

All of these photographs were taken during my recent visit to the vineyards in the St Helena, California vicinity

‘O Frate ‘nnamurato Pergolesi

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Concerto in F Major for three violins

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After a protracted and quite robust day of concert rehearsal, my weary limbs sought comfort under a tender blanket and,

Puppy Primping

This blog entry could be entitled, “Puppy Primping”,  “Simple Pleasures for Under 10 Bucks” or “The