Friday, October 20, 2017

Einstein Dreamt here, and That's Not All....

Our hotel in Palm Springs was a favorite spot of Albert Einstein, who enjoyed more than the scenery. Read about it (here).


Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017

The Neon Museum

On our way to CJ's wedding in Las Vegas we stopped to visit the Neon Museum. Check it out (here).


Monday, October 2, 2017

Friday, September 29, 2017

Eating Thistles

They might just be big thistles, but I love eating them. Read about it (here).


Wednesday, September 27, 2017

A Roar Instead of a Whimper

I'm remembering an incident at the zoo I'll never forget. Read about it (here).


Monday, September 25, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017

The Perfect Crime?

Was Mona Lisa stolen by a patriot, or was he just a dupe in a perfect crime? You decide. Read about it (here).


Friday, September 15, 2017

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Friday, September 8, 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Friday, September 1, 2017

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Monday, August 28, 2017

Peculiarities #6

This peculiar item has been hanging at Casa Chatterbox for over forty years. Check it out (here).


Friday, August 25, 2017

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Thanks, Rowdy

When I was a kid, I had a questionable reason to thank Clint Eastwood. Read about it (here).


Sunday, August 20, 2017

The Eclipse of Reason

Here's a tip for safely watching the eclipse if you didn't buy those special glasses. Check it out (here).

Friday, August 18, 2017

The Worst "Selfie" Ever, or the Best?

Artists often paint self-portraits, but this one might be the most unusual. Check it out (here).

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Flying Without a Net

It happened in bed last night, and I'm not proud of it. Check it out (here).


Monday, August 14, 2017

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Monday, August 7, 2017

Twenty-One Years

Mrs. Chatterbox recently supervised her last National Night Out. Read about it (here).


Friday, August 4, 2017


A curious sculpture is often visible in the White House behind the President. Have you noticed? Check it out (here).


Monday, July 31, 2017

Summer in the Garage

Here's a completed portrait and progress on my summer painting. Check it out (here).


Friday, July 28, 2017

Peculiarities #5

Here's another peculiar item from Casa Chatterbox. Maybe you've owned one of these? Check it out (here).


Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Monday, July 24, 2017

Friday, July 21, 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

A Rose is a Rose

It's hard creating faces that don't resemble anyone in particular, but I might have accidentally painted a celebrity. Check it out (here).


Monday, July 17, 2017


I like to play blackjack, but I don't have much luck in casinos. Read about it (here).


Friday, July 14, 2017

It's Almost Here!

Season seven of Game of Thrones is about to premier. Are you ready? I am. Check it out (here).


Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Fire and Ice

The mystery is solved as to what happened to Winston Churchill's famous portrait. Check it out (here).


Friday, July 7, 2017

A Dining Disaster

It wasn't the worst meal we'd ever been served but it was close, and I almost went to jail. Read about it (here).


Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Monday, July 3, 2017

Tag---You're It!

I have a quirky habit I'm finally ready to admit to. Check it out (here).


Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Monday, June 26, 2017

Friday, June 23, 2017


I'd never heard of Rocamadour, but something about it seemed familiar. Read about it (here).


Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Monday, June 19, 2017

When Pigs Fly

We visited a medieval town where pigs once flew. One pig, anyway. Check it out (here).