Winter-time at Pike Place Market, Seattle, WA, January 2013

Pike Place Market is a wonderful place to visit any time of year. I enjoy what each season for it has to offer. Unlike many, I find great beauty in the Winter season. There is a peacefulness to the Winter season. I prefer going to the always-busy Pike Place around this time of the year…

Holiday in the Aisle: The Marketing of Easter, Part 2, April 2012

Easter has fallen into that category of just another holiday where you can get your sugar fill. Is candy not Christian enough for you, well slap on a Jesus fish, or a cross on the box laced with pastel colors and wide eyed bunnies., filled with all sorts of chocolates and the sort. A walk down the…

Holiday in the Aisle :The Marketing of Easter, Part 1, April 2012

Easter has fallen into that category of just another holiday where you can get your sugar fill. Is candy not Christian enough for you, well slap on a Jesus fish, or a cross on the box laced with pastel colors and wide eyed bunnies., filled with all sorts of chocolates and the sort. A walk down the…

A Cinderella Wedding Theme

It was at this time last year that I attended a wedding.  Bursts of pinks and purples set the foundation for this Cinderella themed wedding.  Figurines of Cinderella and her prince, the fairy godmother, and other characters completed this theme.  They say every bride wants to be Cinderella on their ‘special’ day, some just take…