Author: Gina Thornton

The Adorable (but Slightly Barky) Puppy

“My little dog – the heartbeat at my feet.” Edith Wharton The adorable (but slightly barky) puppy goes by many names – NaNa, Delilah, Spaniel, Crackers, Bean – but most notable, is Nootsie (yes Nootsie, like Tootsie….Roll). True to her moniker in A Lemon Tree For Wilshire, Nootsie is what we like to call in […]

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When Life Doesn’t Work Out As Planned

“Sometimes when life doesn’t work out as you planned, there is a greater force at work.” Deanna Kahler I’ve always been a Type-A personality, scanning my mental vision board to ensure that I was on the right path. In my younger years, I very innocently thought that as long as I worked hard, loved without […]

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