Today I’m not writing about textiles or art, but rather about another topic that is important to me: trying to live a more sustainable life… Read More »Need a New Year’s Resolution? Cut Down on Plastic!
2020 is about to end, which means it’s time for that end-of-year summary, by now a tradition. It turns out that this is my fifth… Read More »Looking Back at 2020: An End-of-year Summary
My father passed away in mid March, ripping a huge tear in the fabric of my life. My dad was a true Renaissance man, a… Read More »Farewell to My Dad, The Ultimate Upcycler
Last time I wrote about our trip to Peru, I stopped in Lake Titicaca. But there is more! When we went to the lake, we… Read More »PeruRail Titicaca-Cusco: A Magical, Surreal Ride on the Andean Explorer
My family and I just returned from an amazing vacation to Cusco, Peru, the capital of the Inca empire. Cusco is a great place to… Read More »Visiting Cusco, Peru? What to Pack and Things to Notice
Wednesday night marked the beginning of the week-long Jewish holiday of Sukkot (Feast of Tabernacles or Feast of the Ingathering). The holiday celebrates the end of the… Read More »My Father’s Sukkah: On Textiles, Reusing and the Creation of Traditions