My blogs

About me

Industry Communications or Media
Occupation Self-employed
Location Santiago, Chile
Introduction After 29 years living in the Bay Area (California), I moved to Santiago, Chile to be with my (now) husband. My blog pertains to observations about Chilean life, my adjustment here, my views on things in general, and a random malaise of irrelevant topics. I trust you'll enjoy!
Interests computer games, movies, historical fiction, coffee, beaches, Sprite Zero, Sauvignon Blanc, family, pictures, current events, history, expats, travel, pilates, fitness and health, Wii, fashion, career.
Favorite Movies Clue, Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back, High Fidelity, Saved!, Clueless, Sixteen Candles, The Sound of Music, American Beauty, Titanic, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, When Harry Met Sally, The Notebook, Fiddler on the Roof, The Way We Were, Annie Hall, Back to the Future Parts I and II, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, Bridget Jones Diary, Goodfellas, The Godfather I and II, Kill Bill I and II
Favorite Music Currently listening to Lady GaGa on repeat. That is, when I'm not listening to the Sound of Music & Fiddler on the Roof soundtrack. I dabble in some Simon & Garfunkle as well. :)
Favorite Books The Red Tent, Me Talk Pretty One Day, Please Stop Laughing at Me, The Lovely Bones, Angels & Demons, The House of the Spirits, The Many Lives and Secret Sorrows of Josephine Bonaparte, Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Jeans, Naked, Memoirs of a Geisha, Eat, Pray, Love

Which do you prefer and why: whittling with soap or whistling with wood?

Oh, whittling with soap FOR SURE. That way, it makes a charming little Christmas gift as well.