Hear that sound? No?

That’s the sound of a Bosch dishwasher. Seriously. At one point during the Bosch Bloggers retreat that I attended in California in May, we were sitting in a small room filled with various models of Bosch dishwashers. The Bosch folks demonstrating the various features of their award winning products, most especially how they build them … Read more

The Courtyard at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston

As I mentioned last week, I was invited to spend an evening taking an “insiders” tour of the Isabella Stewart Gardner museum. The Museum’s marketing department invited a group of design, wine and gardening bloggers and gave us a cook’s tour starting at the top floor, working our way down the original building and over … Read more

Bucket List Item: Riding the Rails

Well, certainly if they are these rails! The Royal Scotsman is my new obsession. I’m not Scottish, but I’ll admit to loving all things Scottish. One of my favorite summer reads is the “Outlander” series by Diana Gabaldon (highly recommended) and I’m looking forward to seeing the new DisneyPixar movie BRAVE which is set in … Read more