See the beautiful cheongsam I wore Chinese New Year

See the beautiful cheongsam I wore Chinese New Year

My friend Rosalind organizes a Chinese New Year party every year. The new year is already nearly tow weeks old, but she had the party actually late due to scheduling conflicts. Getting the Wood Center ballroom at the university for a crowd of more than 200 people is not an easy thing, especially arround Valentine's [...]

See what clothes people loose in frigid weather

See what clothes people loose in frigid weather

Forgetting your clothes at 40 below As a regular reader of my blog, you know that I am a passionated ballroom dancer and that dancing is the only exercise I do. My husband and I practice in a studio owned by the Fairbanks Northstar Ballet. Of course, during the training I wear gym gear like [...]

Does this car make me look fat?

Does this car make me look fat?

A new car after 17.5 years After having our 2001 Ford Escape for now more than 17 years, we bought a new car. The old one lately had some issues. I wrote about how I "parked" non-voluntarily in front of the traffic lights a summer ago on date night. Today I laugh about pushing the [...]