Monthly Archives: December 2011

Remembering a Heart Toucher

I can’t let this Christmas slip by without sharing the story of one of the most unexpected gifts I think I have ever received and the heart toucher behind it.  To say that I felt unworthy of this gift is … Continue reading

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Seek and ye shall find: Part II

Bois Blanc Island visitors and appreciators of art history might be very surprised to learn that an artist who made an impressive name for himself in Alaska has familial roots and an intimate connection with this special island. Eustace Ziegler, known for his ability to capture the … Continue reading

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Seek and ye shall find- Part I

In the Straits of Mackinac there is an island who lives in the shadows of its more famous cousin. Those who know this island might prefer it would remain fairly anonymous. Which is exactly why I hesitate to speak its name! As … Continue reading

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The Evolution of a Higgins Glass Collector

OK…It’s time for brutal honesty and total transparency. It time for me to fess up like an alcoholic at an AA meeting. My name is Brandie, and I am truly captivated by Higgins glass. When I saw my first Higgins … Continue reading

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