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The days of Secret Santas and giving every relative a Christmas gift are long gone. I’ve pared down my shopping to my son, one name on our family gift exchange, and a great grand niece who is two. Even Dave and I have given up on each other and gift each other a winter away […]

While these are three separate neighborhoods, they are only a block apart and, in a recent visit, I picked up a free newspaper where the three places are lumped together and called Shaker Square Area. Larchmere and Shaker Square are in Cleveland. Shaker Heights is a town onto itself. The name Shaker came from the […]

This was the summer to check out the Ann Arbor Art Fair.  I’ve known about it for years and wanted to see what all the hoopla was about. The Art Fair is really four Art Fairs. They all connect so it may feel like one giant show, but when you look carefully, you can begin […]