Category Archives: INSPIRATION

pasta & tiramisù

Enjoy life. There’s plenty of time to be dead. ~ Hans Christian Andersen  I finally figured out the only reason to be alive is to enjoy it. ~ Rita Mae Brown  yesterday, three dear friends had their birthdays.  three friends on the 7th is … Continue reading

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savour THANKSGIVING

The Turkey (1961) private collection – Roy Lichtenstein gobble, gobble…not a good idea.  best to savour.  as you are savoring; give thanks.  and not just for the luvSTUFF.  it’s thanksgiving in the usa.  it’s a day to give ‘thanks’ that dates … Continue reading

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no regrets

My only regret in life is that I didn’t drink enough Champagne. ~ Robert Noecker Too much of anything is bad, but too much Champagne is just right. ~ Mark Twain  last month, on a stunning morning jog in london, it … Continue reading

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ego shine

Everybody wants to shine a little bit, even a wallflower. ~ Phyllis Smith what shines the most in london is not necessarily the sun.  but then, you must know that london is not known for its sunshine.  yet, i found shine … Continue reading

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the gift that remains

The way i see it, you should live every day like its your birthday. ~  Paris Hilton we celebrate birthdays on a yearly basis, although we have a rebirth upon every awakening.  we ought to celebrate our daily moments, and so … Continue reading

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the language of a rose

“But he who dares not grasp the thorn Should never crave the rose.” ~ Anne Brontë  why do you send roses?  not just flowers, but roses in particular.  to send love is an answer.  and when sent for no specific reason, … Continue reading

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blue sky ferragosto

Somewhere over the rainbow, skies are blue, and the dreams that you dare to dream really do come true. ~ L. Frank Baum  i became accustomed to anticipate that ferragosto would be a blue sky day.  with the unpredictability of todays climate, … Continue reading

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a sunny beach day

it’s a sunny beach day.  it’s summer, and a day at the beach, is a luvMUST.  and yes, the sun shines everywhere, not just above the beach.  but at the beach, when it shines in the morning hour, it embraces you. … Continue reading

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teamwork

Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much. ~ Helen Keller i arrived in gstaad, switzerland, just in time to watch the semi final world cup.  this game emphasized what teamwork is all about.  although one … Continue reading

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make a goal

      the world cup creates such excitement.  even those that have never heard or cared about football (soccer), suddenly become interested.  the adrenaline that flows in the game, creates a contagious energy.  when your fave team is defeated … Continue reading

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