Polo! Game of Kings

Recently, I attended my first polo match. It was so much fun! Who knew how thrilling it could be to watch a bunch of men chase after a little ball? Well, it was the horses that made it different, I have to say. Great care is taken in the rules to keep the horses safe....

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

 While I was driving my three kids through a winter blizzard to a ski race in Vermont, my traveling husband was dining at the Fort Lauderdale airport with a porn star. Ha! Got your attention? I want that line to be the start of a novel some day, but it happens to also...

A Map of the World

Now I am officially a geek, having purchased the above antique map from 1778. I’m sorry the picture isn’t better. That’s the Pacific Ocean in the middle of the map, with North and South America off to the right. I’ve always loved old maps,...