Archive for November, 2008

Lisa ’99 says she’s thankful for “my two legs, my two feet, my hands and arms, my sight, words, language, radishes, bathtubs, fireflies, wool scarves, silverware, bowls, chairs, clean water, organic apples, libraries, a Democrat in the White House, coffee beans, flower pots, coverlets.” Angela ’07 is thankful for squash, among other things. Alison ’98 […]


Yes, yes, we know that the last post was about food, and this blog is supposed to be as representative as possible of all Smith alum blogs, but… it’s almost Thanksgiving! And while a post about things we’re thankful for is due shortly, here for the meanwhile is a short post with some resources for […]


This week, we got lost in Smith alum blogs about food. There are so many, so we offer you a simple paring of some especially delicious and decadent posts. Kate ’00, of Chocolate, Cheese, and Chianti, recently detailed her trip to London. Among the stops on her touristy agenda? Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, and, of […]


Last Tuesday, Margaret ’71 cast her vote in one of our country’s most historic elections. Along with several hundred other million US citizens. She documented the line of people around her, as well as her cat’s disdain for politics. Here are a few examples of how the election affected some other Smith alums: Obama’s win […]