It’s taken me eight months of scouring Craig’s list, painting, and sewing to get this far–but I’m pretty happy with it. I envisioned it kind of a mix of beachy and Gustavian–relaxed, tranquil, pale. And that’s what it’s turned out … Continue reading
I continue working on the white Gustavian bedroom–but sections of the room are nearly done, including over the bed. I found a pair of nice vintage Italian metal floral sconces at a thrift store last year. The original store tags … Continue reading
At last! Signs of life in the garden. This is a little side garden off the upper patio that I’ve loaded with FREE bleeding hearts from a generous neighbor. I’ve also added lupines, jack in the pulpit, and lots of … Continue reading
I’m one day late–which shows how busy I am sprucing up our yard and garden. Photos to come!
We’ve been here six months now and I tell you, it’s coming together very slowly. I wish I could click my heels and have everything the way I want it–but I’m trying to find joy in the little steps forward. … Continue reading