Phipps Conservatory

When we were in Pittsburgh for Thanksgiving, we did our usual visit to Phipps Conservatory. They had a nice little glass exhibit going. Lots of natural forms and shapes integrated with the real flowers. Here are a bunch of photos.


What I’ve been up to – November

Time for another catch-all post in between wrapping Christmas presents. The last vestiges of fall: Working on some new tunes at band:


1780s “Hair” Ball

  • By M@ggie
  • December 8, 2013
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I’m terribly belated on this post, sorry! A few weeks ago, Gloria, Mike, Amber and I went to the 1780s “Hair Ball” at Gadsbys Tavern in Alexandria, VA. We had such a fun time! I wore my red and white striped gown, which I love and I’d only worn one other time before. I also wore my miniature of my … Continue Reading →


A Trip to Wilmington and Sleepy Hollow

My friend Kristin is the costume designer on Sleepy Hollow and she invited us to come down and visit. We managed to find a weekend that would work, so we headed down to Wilmington, NC. I was really excited to finally meet Kristin, since we’d been internet friends for ages – and also Sleepy Hollow is great, so I was … Continue Reading →