I cannot tell you much I am enjoying the cooler mornings we are having! I feel like I’ve run out of cute outfit ideas for 98 degree weather. I’m so over my sundresses at this point. I leaped at the opportunity to wear my first sweater in months. These jeans I’m wearing are one of […]
With us being only 5 weeks (whilst writing this, 37 days, 14 hours and 26 minutes to be precise) away from Christmas (EEEEKK!), it is time to banish those wardrobe worries and stay stylishly warm this winter. Trying to channel our inner Serena Van Der Woodsen whilst number one, not having her bank balance and […]
Walking inside the Fez medina was like stepping foot in another world. We navigated through narrow alleyways that could only be accessed by foot or donkey, past shops of metalwork, scarves, robes, spices- anything you could possibly imagine. We passed a butchers and a camel head cut off at the neck hung as a greeting […]
I had grand plans to have these pjs finished in time for New to Me week, but here we are on amnesty day and they’ve barely been done for two days. Oh well, better late than never, eh? We’re gearing up for a heatwave here in Seattle and I have nothing but tatty winter-weight pyjamas […]
I met a man in New Hampshire,
Whose sixteen inch railroad had a bridge…
He ran through fast–
Our kiss wouldn’t last–
Well maybe, just a smidge!
Image of ANOTHER “Kissing Bridge”…in New Jersey!
How would I respond when my sister is really grumpy and snaps at me for dropping the silverware? Am I going to tell myself that she’s a horrible sister and it would be better to stay away? Or would I guess that she had had a tough day at work and a horrible headache? Naturally […]
I like people who are like covered bridges, sturdy and solid as houses, peaceful, still, upright and bridging wide gulfs. They take the high road. Their troubles wash away, like floodwaters diverted into channels fringed with loosestrife and cattails.