Tag Archives: Boston

Toulouse-Lautrec et les Étoiles de Paris

Mother’s Day was cold and wet in the Boston area, so we decided to spend some time at the Toulouse-Lautrec exhibit at the Museum of Fine Art. Before social media, there were posters, and Toulouse-Lautrec had a gift of conveying … Continue reading

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Friday Finds 8

MM. LaFleur – At this time of the winter, looking foward to spring – and spring clothes – is a popular coping mechanism. I need absolutely nothing, but I can’t help looking at the lovely clothes on the M.M. LaFleur … Continue reading

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The Barn at 17 has one of the best selections of antique furniture and accessories that we have found in the Boston area. The building looks a little decrepit on the exterior, but inside it’s Ali Baba’s cave, chock full … Continue reading

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Un cambriolage

In our ongoing quest to escape the winter of 2015, we went back to an old favorite, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. They’ve loosened up the rules prohibiting photography just enough to allow pictures of their glorious courtyard. The light in … Continue reading

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Tergiverser (tare-zhe-vare-say) means “to equivocate” or hesitate among choices. This is a terrific time of the year for those prone to indecision. Fastachi, a gourmet chocolate, nut, and candy emporium is just the sort of place where you might need … Continue reading

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