Tag Archives: vegan

Clothing Exchange: Hearts and Flowers

I went to my first clothing exchange while visiting my daughter Jean in Seattle. It was so much fun and a wonderful experience. I helped Jean shop and prepare refreshments for her guests. Jean is a gracious host and served … Continue reading

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The Brooklyn Flea Market

I’m in Connecticut now but I haven’t finished my NYC posts so more about Connecticut later. On our way to the Brooklyn Flea market, Jean and I  stopped for a photo at the same spot as last year. There’s always interesting … Continue reading

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The Seed NYC

When Jean told me about this vegan event that would take place in NYC while we are here on vacation, I was elated! It was fun having my picture taken on the red carpet in my new palazzo pants that … Continue reading

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Like Daughter – Like Mother

My daughter Jean inspired me to start blogging, which has been a fashionable and fun hobby. She influenced me to become vegan and I’m healthier and happier for it. She gave me courage to get my ears pierced (I’m very … Continue reading

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Wedding Celebration

One of the things I absolutely love doing is teaching dance at parties; birthdays, anniversaries, special occasions or garden parties, but my very favourite is weddings! What a great time to celebrate when two people fall in love and begin … Continue reading

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Flora and Fauna

The drive to Tamarindo (a tropical beach town on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica) was fascinating! Scenery was spectacular and even though it’s about a four hour drive from San Jose, it was enjoyable. The roads are good (several … Continue reading

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Tartan Daft

It felt like a Scottish winter’s day, so I wore my tartan poncho which I bought in 1994 in Scotland (in Jenners, the oldest department store in Scotland). We lived there in 1993-1994. You might say I was tartan-daft because … Continue reading

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He is Risen!!

Hallelujah!! Celebrating the Resurrection After a wonderful service, we enjoyed coffee hour. Here I am with my team, together we presented a dramatic dance, turning darkness into light. I have several gypsy-style skirts with ruffled layers that flare as I … Continue reading

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Fashionable Under 40

I was invited to my first Raw Vegan Dinner event by my friend, Cheryl. It was heartwarming to meet so many compassionate people (I’m guessing around 50, including men, women and children). The table was a delectable sight of colours, … Continue reading

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Health

A topic of utmost importance. The old adage–Our health is our wealth–were words my mother recited often. Who isn’t interested in being healthy? Living life free of diseases and without medicine? Beauty is only skin deep, but health goes deep … Continue reading

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