Sometimes, procrastination is good. My decor is minimalist by most accounts, and I’m ok with that. I prefer to buy things used, they’re more interesting! I only want to have things I love and finding those things takes time. Recently, my husband’s grandparents downsized and his parents moved to a new home. In the process… Continue Reading
My kitchen in the morning, it’s the heart of my home… Last week was too long and I’m so happy to be home!
I’d been dreaming of a window seat for this delightful little nook in my bedroom, but it turned out to be the perfect space for my sewing table! It’s out of the way, and I’ll be able to look out at my gardens: I’ve been sewing on this Singer machine since I was 12, and… Continue Reading
Keeping tea hot in January in a drafty house with granite counters is nearly impossible, so I made a tea cosy. Then I fell in love with making tea cosies and didn’t want to stop, so now I’m selling them in my Etsy shop :)
I adopted my orange angel when he was 5 weeks old. He cried whenever I put him down, so I held him until he learned to follow me around. I can’t believe how tiny he was! Six years later, he still follows me around, and he always wants to snuggle. At 18 1/2 pounds, he… Continue Reading
I awoke to find that one of my cats had knocked the mirror off of my mantle and smashed it to smithereens. It’s my own fault for leaning it against the wall instead of insisting it be hung properly. I loved this mirror, a perfect mix of gold and silver, which looked perfect above the… Continue Reading