Oh Christmas Tree!

Earlier this year, when Summer was giving way to Fall, l was suffering with insomnia. Night after night I was wide awake long after I had hoped to be asleep. At first, I was stressing about it, I knew how much work I had to do during the day and being sleepy all day was…

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The never ending story…

Are you who you were five years ago? Probably not. And that’s a good thing! I read a blog post the other day on this topic. Then I heard it mentioned on a podcast this morning. And just a few minutes ago I saw a Facebook post mentioning the very same thing. In my world,…

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Five Gorgeous Fall Mantles

I gotta say.. it’s still hotter than hades in my neck of the woods, but I’M IGNORING THE HEAT and embracing Fall! LOL I know up north they’re experiencing Fall temps, so I’m going to live vicariously through them. If you’re wishing Summer would exit stage left or you’re actually living where the leaves are…

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Perfection

She stood back and looked at her dinner table and said, “perfect!” and joined her family outside. Her friend came along and thought, “that would be perfect if only she had used wood chargers… and different stemware” she shook her head and kept walking. Her sister walked by and started to refold all the dinner…

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My blue bedroom

So… I’m thinking of going BOLD for my bedroom reno project. Like– really bold. eeek! Our Craftsman bungalow was built in 1908 and she came into our hands seven years ago, in 2010. We’ve been working on her off and on (in-between renovating other turn-of-the-century homes) ever since. Every square inch of her needed renovation.…

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