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Nice to meet you! My name is Abby. I’m a wife, the mother of an extraordinary daughter, a Doodleloo (my grandkids’ name for me instead of Grandma,) a TV documentary and feature producer during my professional life (now retired.) I’ve been a communicator for most of my life. Gemini by the stars, I love art, music, reading, adventure travel, photography and creating digital art. I’ve been married to my love and best friend for 55 years…our adventures continue as we continue to walk this earth, living our best LIFE!
Hummingbirds have a long history of folklore and symbolism in native cultures. The Aztecs saw them as messengers between them and their ancestors…or even, the gods. In Native American culture, the hummingbirds are seen as healers and carriers of love, good luck and joy. I’ve been watching for these tiny birds each of the two… Read more
An island, once far… Now a powerhouse, worldwide- NEW YORK CITY! Timeless but never the same… a jungle teeming with excitement, surprises… NOT chaos, RHYTHM… assaulting the senses of sight, sound, smell… a density of visual information. I look out the window as our LYFT hired car enters Manhattan. City lights excite… fire escapes ignite… Read more
Lights dim! Musicians onstage…at the ready! The screams and applause of welcome begin as Josh Groban takes the stage… From his latest album, “BRIDGES,” he opens with a song of fear, frustration…and hope…”Bigger Than Us!” The crowd goes wild!!! This gracious operatic pop singer, (songwriter and actor) appealed to all ages making up his audience.… Read more
What’s amazing about Umbria is that it doesn’t have big cities to contend with. Situated between raging metropolises like Rome and Florence, it’s the green heart of Italy…peaceful and beautiful with its rolling topography. Boasting postage stamp towns and villages…some on hilltops, some not…with lots of ancient history, picture-worthy scenery and people simply living their… Read more