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Location Happy to be an Adopted Southerner :-)
Introduction Another lifetime ago I was an English city girl. These days I enjoy living in the country. I love to paint, write, cook, read, knit, dance, and spend time with family and friends.
Favorite Movies Pride and Prejudice (Firth/Ehle), Sense and Sensibility (Grant/Thompson), Saving Grace (Blethyn/Ferguson), The Scarlet Pimpernel (Andrews/Seymour), A Christmas Carol (Alistair Sim), Chocolat, Jane Eyre, Little Women (Ryder), As Good As It Gets, Liar-Liar.
Favorite Music Doo wop, nature sounds, classical, big band, swing, ragtime, early rock 'n roll.
Favorite Books Instructional art books (can you ever have enough?), Essays of E.B. White, biographies, The Country of the Pointed Firs, George MacDonald books, The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady, Philip Yancey books, Tasha Tudor books, the Peter Mayle Provence series, old and out of print books - especially old children's books and books illustrated during the Golden Age of Illustration, inspirational and educational books, cookbooks.

You can whistle and steam can whistle, so why do you sing in the shower?

Because if I sang anywhere else there would be a mad dash for the back door.