winter mantel

winter mantel

I thought I would be content with my Christmas mantel throughout the duration of winter.  After all, it was more wintery than Christmasy. But I felt the need to declutter and simplify the look using some of the same elements.  I started with the winter print that I love so much, and worked around that. [...]

a sweet read

a sweet read

If you enjoy gardening, you will enjoy "The Garden in Every Sense and Season" by Tovah Martin.  It's an eloquently written easy read that is a personal narrative about enjoying our gardens through our senses. Torvah talks about the rushing that comes with spring.  She says, "So often, it's like a tsunami, and we are [...]