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Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

A few weeks ago we took a much needed vacation. I’ll let the pictures speak for themselves… (If you view the slideshow in full screen mode and click on show info there are some descriptions though.) Created with flickr slideshow.

For the Birds

Monday, May 12th, 2014

Last summer we had to cut down our beautiful birch tree. The foliage had been eaten by asian beetles and we just couldn’t save it. With birch branches still quite trendy in outdoor arrangements, I kept the larger pieces, hoping to somehow incorporate the branches back into our garden. It took me a while to […]

Have a Seat

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

In nearly every thrift store I walk into, there’s cluster of sad, old mismatched chairs in the furniture section. I can’t help but think that with some paint and new cushions, how fabulous they would be. I wish I had time to fix them all, but sadly, I can’t save all the chairs. I did rescue […]