Today I’m feeling intensely grateful for being a parent: knowing my kid is home safe, and I'm not facing long …
Edible Paris: Rue Mouffetard
Rue Mouffetard does offer several interesting gift, clothing/accessory, and book shops, but the bulk of its business is gastronomic: cafés, …
International minutiae: Grocery shopping in Istanbul and elsewhere
On grocery shopping in Istanbul and elsewhere. Nine-packs of eggs!
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Wednesday Craft: Shopping frenzy
I share some favorites from my recent Etsy shopping frenzy.
Wednesday Craft: Treasury fever!
I continue tying up shop-related loose ends, and blitz through Etsy shopping and curating treasuries.
HK Travelogue – Day 3: The Peak, Stanley, and Repulse Bay
Our third morning in HK dawned bright and sunny. We thought we would have a fine day for our trip …
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HK Travelogue – Day 2: Shopping, tea, and more shopping
My title makes it sound like we spent this whole day buying things, but we didn't. We just went to …
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