Category Archives: Travels

Spanakopita, Operation Varsity Blues, Beach

Day two without my phone and I’m acutely feeling its loss.  People glued to their devices get a bad rap, the assumption being they are constantly refreshing social media feeds and not doing something ‘important.’  I’m guilty of the mindless scrolling … Continue reading

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Life

So what’s been happening in the many months since I blogged regularly?  Allow me to present a summary in photos…. One of my dearest friends, Shay, treated me to an unforgettable vacation.  We went to Orange Beach, Alabama, where we … Continue reading

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Weather win

Not even a fortnight ago snow was on the ground and a winter weather advisory.  Fast forward a week and a half and the playgrounds are filled to capacity with kids who don’t need jackets.  Welcome to Memphis. We’ve made … Continue reading

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Finch’s Black Car Service

My dear friend, Andre, recently launched his own business:  Finch’s Black Car Service.  He wears the number 21 to pay homage to his late brother, Memphis basketball legacy Larry Finch.  With a combined 38 years in the hospitality and transportation … Continue reading

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Social butterfly Sloane

Blogging becomes quite difficult when your dance card stays full. Amber guarantees a calendar stuck on overdrive. I could retire before the end of January and have my social obligations fulfilled for the year. Since our paths crossed I’ve met … Continue reading

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Trip pics

With infinite love, gratitude, and respect, Sloane  

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Road trippers

T-minus 3 hours until Amber and I hit the open road.  Have I packed or made any last minute preparations?  Of course not.  Procrastination is a virtue.  I choose to blame my distraction on the fact that I’m giddy with … Continue reading

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