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merry christmas 2014

Christmas 2014

This charming color photograph above was taken at Christmas in 1914 – a mere 100 years ago! Taken only six months into the start of the Great War, to me it represents the innocence of an age that was quickly … Continue reading

happy holidays from the modern sybarite


Thank you to all my readers for a wonderful 2013.  Merry Christmas and enjoy the Holidays. I’ll be back on Monday January 13th, 2014. image credit: Patrick L. Brown. Rockefeller Center, New York, New York.      

who me? dinner? thanksgiving?

turkey farm

I guess this bird didn’t have a clue huh?  Indeed, on Thursday it’s Thanksgiving Day in the USA.  A day to be grateful for all the blessing we have as individuals and as a country.  As for me, I ‘m … Continue reading

Merry Christmas 2012!

From New York City, wishing all of you a wonderful holiday season.  I’ll be back on Monday 7 January 2013. image credit: Patrisha Z for Dwell Studio. The Swarovski’s 2012 snowflake at the intersection of 5th Avenue and 57th Street.

Happy Thanksgiving 2012

Enjoy the long weekend in the company of friends, family and everybody important to you.   And for those that travel, be safe.  Till Monday! image credit: Ovando, New York