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Tactile Travels to Athens, OH

“Where,” you may ask? “Athens, Greece? Athens, Georgia?” Actually, it’s Athens, Ohio, home of the biennial Quilt National , home of Ohio University, a lovely county seat¬†perched on the edge of the Hocking River, just a stone’s throw from West Virginia. Daydreams of visiting the juried art quilt exhibit wafted into my consciousness every other […]

March 8, International People Day

If you’re female, drop in at your Italian neighborhood bar for an espresso today, March 8 and your barista just may garnish your saucer with a sprig of mimosa blossoms. It’s just one of the traditional gestures used to celebrate¬†International Women’s Day. Kind greetings, bouquets and dinners¬†out with your female family and friends mark this […]