Category: Style

Books we love: ‘The Book of Joy’

I want to share a book with you in case you might be up for a really affirming read: The Book of Joy, by His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, and Douglas Abrams. I am a co-founder of Joyful Scholars Montessori Elementary in Wenatchee. At the core of our little school’s mission is JOY. […]

Love notes

Still not sure what to get that special someone for Valentine’s Day this year? Here’s a quick, fun way to say “I love you”: Love Notes in The Wenatchee World! All the details are right here. Basically, for $10 or $20 you can place a little note in the newspaper on Tuesday, Feb. 14, to let […]

Pretty little boutique in Wenatchee

When my daughter and I were out gift hunting, we came across a great boutique on Yakima, just off the Ave. and kitty-corner to the museum. “Melange”, which is French. Their motto is: “A blending of all things beautiful.” I thought it was new; but apparently, only to me, as it’s been here for about […]

Happy things, Part 3

OK guys. It’s time. Facebook is an angry place right now. Hell, the whole world seems like an angry place right now. I say it’s time for another open thread about stuff that’s making us happy. Books, movies, people, products…. let’s do this! Here’s my happy list. What’s yours? Add your own good stuff in the comments… “La […]

Have a good weekend.

Happy Friday, everybody. What are you all up to this weekend? (Are you marching on Saturday? Besides Wenatchee, marches are happening in Chelan, Ephrata, Twisp, Seattle…everywhere.) Whatever you all get up to, here’s hoping you get to spend time with the people you love. And here are a few fun links from around the web: […]