. . . just back from a perfect day of shopping and lunch with an old friend from out of town, and the summer schedule here seems to be a little topsy-turvy, but suppose it is the way summer schedules ought to be; but now, it’s back to work, two cups of coffee and a red velvet cupcake, and still to come, a few more beautiful things before the weekend, as well as this week’s take me away . . .