My husband and I really don’t get out much. Our idea of a wild date night is to visit campus, (if we’re feeling really crazy we’ll hit up Starbucks first) and take an evening stroll. Last time we went I brought my camera, even though the sun was already setting, because I was hoping to… Read More
I recently tried Annie Sloan Chalk Paint after having heard over and over from bloggers and other creative types how great this stuff is. My curiosity was piqued! I thought I’d share my first experience with it in case you’ve been wondering, too, if it’s the right paint for your project(s). First of all, if you’re in the… Read More
These are just some of my favorites from the past few weeks. I just love how easy it is now to snap a semi-decent photo whilst on the go. Are you on Instagram? Come find me and let’s share! @hedgerowrose
Our Flower Carpet Pink Supreme rose is still producing a smattering of blooms (see last photo taken about a week ago) but I’m remembering how early summer it looked like a pink cloud. Heavenly! Now, all those little blossoms are tiny hips that will look so charming in winter. Love this rose!
Recently I’ve been tinkering with the kiln, trying out some of the colors, and seeing how it might be more effective–time management wise–to create similar pieces in batches. With every experiment I learn a little more, mostly along the lines of, “Yikes, don’t ever do that again!” I love how fine silver looks with transparent… Read More
I woke this morning to a very chilly house and a view of a blanket of frost outside our windows. Autumn is here. The foliage of our annuals are a blackened mess and I see some more garden clean-up in our future. I’m anxious for the spring-flowering bulbs I ordered to arrive so I can… Read More
When our daughter was younger, she loved the movie Stuart Little and it was on a lot in the background. Remember the scene where the actor Taylor Negron, a mall salesman, tries to sell a wardrobe for Stuart that is fashioned by a Ken doll and he refers to the costume changes as “The many… Read More