Archive for the 'Events' Category

The Value of Photographs

Friday, June 29, 2012

Waldo Canyon fire blows up…the most destructive fire in Colorado’s history…346 homes lost, one fatality…another fire burning near Boulder and Grand Junction and Eagle… I was about to write another blog post about Costa Rica this week, but something more pressing is on my mind.  My mom got the call for mandatory evacuation from her […]

Guinness and Chocolate

Thursday, March 15, 2012
4-leaf clover

I admit I was skeptical.  I’m not a big beer drinker, but I wanted to try something new for St. Patrick’s Day, and thought I’d find some type of recipe using Guinness.  A dessert made with Guinness?  Chocolate, no less.  I’m somewhat of a purist when it comes to chocolate – after all, why ruin […]

Carnival in Tavira!

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Isn’t Carnival in Rio?!  Not in a million years did I expect to experience it in a small seaside town in southern Portugal.  Yet here I was, following costumed children down the cobblestone streets of Tavira:  fairy princesses, flamenco dancers, pirates and clowns all coming out of every street and alley, funneling into the town […]

Little Magical Things…

Friday, December 23, 2011
Little Magical Things

The holiday season usually hits like a hurricane, and it has been a particularly busy time for the Millers, a flurry of activities and work schedules colliding into a perfect storm.  Some days I need to remind myself to just breathe, and then I move on and try to complete the various “to dos” that […]

Fall, Food & Gratitude

Monday, November 28, 2011
Fall Color Mosaic

We’ve had an amazing autumn here:  gorgeous colors, fantastic weather and and good work.  I was fortunate to spend this weekend with family, friends and fabulous food.  We hosted a big crowd at our house, which is why I’m just now writing the Thanksgiving post (better late than never!). Here are some things that I […]

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