Author: splendorinthesticks

  • The Essentials – Say “Yes!”

    The Essentials – Say “Yes!”

    I’ve been neglectful of the Diva Dispatch of late – it’s been busy at my day job, and there have been some hard days in our comfortable house as we had to realize that we needed to say good-bye to La Belle Chance, our sweet-hearted rescue hound. These are horribly difficult decisions, but I firmly…

  • Set an Alarm

    Set an Alarm

    While I’ve been trying to live the Diva life for a number of years, there are still days where my goal of living with joie de vivre is occasionally overwhelmed by drudgery and complaint. Therefore, I feel qualified to address those grey and grimy days and how they, too, are part of the Diva journey. Ever…

  • Slow Essentials

    Slow Essentials

    From the beginning of Splendor, I’ve written posts about “the Essentials” – you can search for those posts using the search bar. These are items and concepts that I consider absolutely indispensable for the Diva lifestyle. I still have more of those to write, but with this post, I’m going in a slightly different direction and…