For NiNi – Always dance to the music, always create ~ delight and surprise yourself ~ take care and be a kind force in the world! Wind… Read more “Freshman 1991 ~ the year in music”
bring only your smile and your open heart.
rest with me, listen to the woods, breathe in the scent of the day.
be thankful, eat strawberries, french bread and marmalade.
it is summer and the cicadas sing.
it is an enchanted time to be alive.
For all of us this has been quite the year. Last year at this time I was reflecting on a decade of change, growth, loss, creation, pain,… Read more “2020 ~ away . . . hanging with the wabi sabi”
Here’s the PDF of the cookbook. Just click “download” to move the cookbook to your computer. When mom went into hospice care she spent a lot of… Read more “Candy’s Kitchen”
it’s been a water summer, a summer of water. skin smelling of rain, my soul a deep spring. i never… Read more “summer of water”
The music driving this pink and blue spring. Walk with me ~ into this future, it’s a mystery (not only to me) This delicate trace,… Read more “Grounded ~ April 2020, what now?”
even after the harshest winter, spring always comes. this one heavy with rain, terrifying winds to rip out complacency. water to wash everything away. the birds and… Read more “Butterflies and Bees ~ Summer 2019”
I purchased this 1970’s house in 2007, right as the housing market was starting to fall but not when it was at its very bottom in… Read more “Tips for a Successful Flip”
This is the year we moved ever closer to having our Gambrel Cottage done ~ we now only have one room left to renovate and then small… Read more “2018 ~ the sunshine year in review”
When we bought this (over) 100-year-old home in 2016, I had thought I would document the progress bit by bit, blog our before-and-afters but I am not… Read more “Gambrel Cottage ~ Before and After”