I have this thing about design. I was never “professionally” taught. Truth be told my degree is in Administration of Justice; and that’s a story for another day. Passion exchanged for another one. Bare with me, I have a hard time narrowing down this section. When California re-opens you will find me on a fullRead More
“I don’t drink Scotch.” Then came TOMINTOUL….. As this online journal continues, please note: there will be discussions about Scottish Whisky; and do not call it Scotch. You’re welcome.
“Aliee you are so strong.” “How do you do it?” “I wouldn’t be able to survive like you have.” Are these compliments? I have no doubt that was the intention but unfortunately all the loving supportive words did was push me deeper into myself. Gotta keep that face on, the one of a “strong woman.” Read More
“Cheers to good health!” I honestly don’t know if there’s anything more I was DYING to gloat about (sans my kids of course!) than my move to Scotland. Just thinking about it, while at home base in Northern California, has me missing my second home. It was always a lifelong dream to getRead More
My Name Isn’t “Wifey.” Chasing Alison….why? About two years ago I took over 20 years of handwritten journals to my vacation home in the UK. I’ve been documenting my days on pen and paper since I was a little girl. It’s my therapy. I laughed, I cried, held back a few sobs, sometimes asked myself,Read More