If J. Crew Sold My White Cane

Note: October 15th marks White Cane Safety Day. Celebrate in style with one of my favorite posts.   CLASSIC WHITE CANE The little black dress of mobility, it goes everywhere and anywhere you do, a true traffic stopper. Sleek, lightweight. Folds down to fit neatly in your favorite leather handbag. Reflective tape enhances the profile….

Clever By Nature

The afternoon sun bakes the playground equipment. Climbing trees and swinging in the shade provides temporary relief for the six of us. In time we slow down. “Are you too tired to walk to get a treat?” my friend asks one of her children. “No!” is the response with renewed energy. We leave the small…

If J. Crew Sold My White Cane

Note: October 15th marks White Cane Safety Day. Celebrate in style with one of my favorite posts.   CLASSIC WHITE CANE The little black dress of mobility, it goes everywhere and anywhere you do, a true traffic stopper. Sleek, lightweight. Folds down to fit neatly in your favorite leather handbag. Reflective tape enhances the profile….

Out of Step

When traveling, design stands out. It reveals clues about a culture. Open or cozy. Utilitarian or funky. Built to last or cheap construction. What’s normal at home may not translate to another place’s attitudes, climate, and terrain. When I traveled to Salt Lake City, I noticed which architecture and materials were “new to me” to…

White Cane Day 2015

I’m republishing a favorite post of mine in honor of White Cane Day. It’s Blindness Awareness Month and we’re living it up it around here. Over the last decade, I lost part of my sense of sight, but not, I assure you, my sense of humor. If J. Crew Sold My Cane   CLASSIC WHITE CANE…