Stevia and the ‘New’ Coke

Before you jump all over the new ‘green’ Coke Life, you might want to read up on Stevia.  In my own quest to cut back on … Read the rest

Death, Sparklers & Knights in Shining Armor

I’ve always had a weird relationship with New Years, fireworks and the end of the year in general. You can honestly say it’s complicated. It’s … Read the rest

Celebration in the Oaks 2013, New Orleans

My friends and I went to the beautiful winter wonderland in City Park last weekend. Since it was my first time seeing it and I … Read the rest

Control – Avoidance vs Preparation

I got bit by avoidance today. Because I was being too much of a control freak. Instead of following my routine of backing up my … Read the rest

Halloween Comes Early

Light Painting in Lafayette Cemetery at Night
Mortuary Haunted House in New Orleans

Sunday night ended up being an early Halloween treat. Mary and I went to The Mortuary Haunted House, where the theme was not my favorite … Read the rest

Halloween Trick or Treating at the Audubon Zoo

Friday night was the opening of New Orleans Halloween Audubon Zoo’s ‘Boo At The Zoo’  children’s event for this year.  Parents and kids came dressed … Read the rest

Glitter Insanity, Disco Ball Halloween Pumpkins

I love putting Halloween pumpkins on my porch, unfortunately no matter where I love – on a lovely house in suburbia, a gated apartment in … Read the rest

The Halloween decorating has begun

…running a little late, but here are my front door decorations.  Now I just I need to add another 15 or 20 strings to the … Read the rest

Becky main directory complete

I completed the main web ‘hub’ of this site this morning, at  I’d love to hear any comments or critique anyone has on it. … Read the rest

Gothic Kitty Phoebe’s Web Page is up!

  As of this morning the second website in this group (under is up and running. Gothic Kitty is my beautiful Burmese cat Phoebe’s … Read the rest