Monday, September 18, 2017

The Perfect Crime?

Was Mona Lisa stolen by a patriot, or was he just a dupe in a perfect crime? You decide. Read about it (here).


Friday, September 15, 2017

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Friday, September 8, 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Friday, September 1, 2017

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Monday, August 28, 2017

Peculiarities #6

This peculiar item has been hanging at Casa Chatterbox for over forty years. Check it out (here).


Friday, August 25, 2017

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Thanks, Rowdy

When I was a kid, I had a questionable reason to thank Clint Eastwood. Read about it (here).


Sunday, August 20, 2017

The Eclipse of Reason

Here's a tip for safely watching the eclipse if you didn't buy those special glasses. Check it out (here).

Friday, August 18, 2017

The Worst "Selfie" Ever, or the Best?

Artists often paint self-portraits, but this one might be the most unusual. Check it out (here).

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Flying Without a Net

It happened in bed last night, and I'm not proud of it. Check it out (here).


Monday, August 14, 2017

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Monday, August 7, 2017

Twenty-One Years

Mrs. Chatterbox recently supervised her last National Night Out. Read about it (here).


Friday, August 4, 2017


A curious sculpture is often visible in the White House behind the President. Have you noticed? Check it out (here).


Monday, July 31, 2017

Summer in the Garage

Here's a completed portrait and progress on my summer painting. Check it out (here).


Friday, July 28, 2017

Peculiarities #5

Here's another peculiar item from Casa Chatterbox. Maybe you've owned one of these? Check it out (here).


Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Monday, July 24, 2017

Friday, July 21, 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

A Rose is a Rose

It's hard creating faces that don't resemble anyone in particular, but I might have accidentally painted a celebrity. Check it out (here).


Monday, July 17, 2017


I like to play blackjack, but I don't have much luck in casinos. Read about it (here).


Friday, July 14, 2017

It's Almost Here!

Season seven of Game of Thrones is about to premier. Are you ready? I am. Check it out (here).


Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Fire and Ice

The mystery is solved as to what happened to Winston Churchill's famous portrait. Check it out (here).


Friday, July 7, 2017

A Dining Disaster

It wasn't the worst meal we'd ever been served but it was close, and I almost went to jail. Read about it (here).


Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Monday, July 3, 2017

Tag---You're It!

I have a quirky habit I'm finally ready to admit to. Check it out (here).


Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Monday, June 26, 2017

Friday, June 23, 2017


I'd never heard of Rocamadour, but something about it seemed familiar. Read about it (here).


Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Monday, June 19, 2017

When Pigs Fly

We visited a medieval town where pigs once flew. One pig, anyway. Check it out (here). 


Friday, June 16, 2017

Bridging History

I've long been fascinated with old bridges, and we saw quite a few in southern France. Read about them (here).


Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Monday, June 12, 2017

A Sunny Place for Shady People

We climb the ancient city of  √ąze and visit the famous casino in Monte Carlo, sort of.... Read about it (here).


Friday, June 9, 2017

Wine Country

I'm not much of a wine drinker, but when in France.... Check it out (here).


Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Monday, June 5, 2017

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Hitting the Road

Mrs. Chatterbox and I are hitting the road and headed to the south of France. Check it out (here).


Monday, May 8, 2017

Two for One

I recently thought of something I haven't seen in ages. Check it out (here).


Friday, May 5, 2017

Tools and Taborets

My dad must have been smiling in heaven the other day over my new purchase. Check it out (here).


Wednesday, May 3, 2017