Tag Archives: vacation

5 Things I Loved This Week

Well, my dears, today was the last day of a much-needed vacation at the beach with my family and family friends. We were on the Gulf coast, where the weather was perfection the entire time (the beaches on the Atlantic didn’t fare as well). I tried not to work (too much), but it’s not in […]

Where Mad Men Really Vacationed – Hotel Valley Ho

The new season of Mad Men FINALLY aired while I vacationed with my family in Arizona a few weeks ago.   We got to stay in the delightful Hotel Valley Ho for a couple of nights, which is exactly the kind of place Don Draper would have chosen if he were on vacation!  Betty and […]

The Power of Place

After a week in sunny Phoenix, I am so ready to be home.  We all long for a vacation, but then we can’t wait to get back home – right?    Arizona Biltmore Poolside   This week (by the pool), I’ve been reading The Power of Place by Winifred Gallagher.  Among other things, Gallagher talks […]