Attending the Opera

I attended a smashing performance of Madame Butterfly last night. It was the first opera I’ve seen in awhile, and it occurred to me that if I hadn’t worked at an opera house for a few years, negotiating the quagmire of “classical arts” etiquette might be completely overwhelming. Advertisements

The Work of J. Mendicino

I am someone who is always looking for the ideal gift – a hostess gift, a housewarming gift, a small celebratory present for a special occasions. I want to be remembered for them, in a way that giving a gift card or coffee mug doesn’t quite cut it. For the last two years, I’ve been … Continue reading