This little box set is one of my prized posessions. As you can tell, each of these books has been read many times. Maurice Sendak’s illustrations are wonderful, and the tales are captivating. In 1975, Carol King put these stories to music on the Really Rosie album. As a kid, I fell in love with the musical […]
Monthly Archives: January 2009
Last night we went to see the Celtics at the Garden with some friends. It was a pretty bad day, weather-wise. As we were leaving our apartment, we opened the door to a downpour. We went back in so I could get my umbrella and The Schwarz could get a rain coat. This time we made it out […]
Today I received something very special in the mail. This calendar is a gift from one of my very best friends, Kristen! She created it using snapfish, and it’s completely personalized. Each month has different photos and she even put pictures of important people on the dates of their birthdays. Cool, huh? It’s actually my […]
I started keeping a personal journal at UMass, because it was a requirement for my college writing class. Once I got into the habit, it wasn’t so hard to write on a daily basis. In fact, I sometimes found myself writing many times a day. My second semester freshman year wasn’t easy, and my journal […]
For my birthday little miss spy gave me this nice reading lamp. I didn’t have one before, but from now on I will be able to read with an appropriate level of light. I’m currently reading Lincoln On Leadership, which is a quick read and a Christmas present from my mom.
I have been coveting these water bottles since I saw them in the Crate & Barrel catalog about 3 weeks ago. They’re glass, but they look like all those plastic one-time-use bottles. So, they’re the perfect size, and I can use them again and again. Cute, huh?
Summer 2005 (one of my favorite photos) Winter 2007 23 January 2009 Gift for The Schwarz & the card I made for him Today is The Schwarz’s birthday! He’s 26. We’re going out with a few friends tonight to celebrate. I spent this morning making that card for him. And now I’m busy cleaning […]