Currently browsing

May 2015

Mass MoCA

The Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art is housed on the campus of a 19th century factory in North Adams MA. On 13 …

Thankful for Grandkids

In May I spent five days with each of my three children’s families–what a treat! In Dallas I got to play board …

Texas’ French Connection

In 1686 the last ship of a doomed French colonization effort in Texas ran aground and sank in Matagorda Bay. There it …

Phillips Friends in Bastrop

Since 1998, eight friends-from-first-grade and I have gathered every couple of years in interesting places. In 2013 we met in Fredricksburg TX.¬†This …