Tag Archive | casablanca

two on the aisle

Every woman has a different idea of romance. To some, it’s roses and champagne. To others, it’s diamonds and a getaway for two to Fiji. To still others, it’s George Clooney (oh, come on, like you’ve never thought that). And while all that stuff is nice, to me, real romance is more nuanced, more personal, […]

play it again, Ilsa

If you’ve read my very first post on this blog [On rice, tables & life], then you know that Ilsa was our much-beloved dog, arguably one of the world’s best. She was named for Ilsa Lund, the character played by the breathtaking Ingrid Bergman in Casablanca, the star-crossed lover to Humphrey Bogart’s Rick Blaine. One […]