Monthly Archives: June 2012

Another Acquisition

I first saw Penelope Rakov’s work at the ArtStar Craft Bazaar a couple of years ago.  I’ve stalked her Etsy shop ever since, looking for exactly the right piece to buy.  A few weeks ago, at Art for the Cash … Continue reading

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Hydrangea!

When I bought my house, friends gave me a little, tiny hydrangea bush.  I’m notoriously bad with plants, and never thought it would survive. Twelve years later…. The bush is slowly taking over the back yard!  A few years ago, … Continue reading

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Dimmer Switch

A few years ago, I purchased this repro Poul Christiansen lamp for the dining room.  When we went to take down the old light fixture, we realized that it was hardwired into the house.  (This is part of the “joy” … Continue reading

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Figgy Goodness

I am fortunate to have a fabulous back porch.  (No, that isn’t code for anything.)  When the weather is cooperative, it’s a delightful place to have dinner and watch the sun set.  Tonight, a couple of friends came over for … Continue reading

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Secret Cupcake Project

We are engaged in a secret cupcake project.  I can’t tell you who, and I can’t tell you what, because then I’d have to kill you.  (We take our cupcake security very seriously.) However, I can let this tidbit out:  … Continue reading

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