Jesse and I had a lovely time at my birthday celebration at The Nittany Lion Inn, and I think I may have some photos to share with you. (I say “I think” because you know how it is, the pictures look great on the camera viewthingy but when you get them home onto your computer… Read More
If our roses could talk, I’m certain they would give me a good scolding. Especially ‘Alnwick Castle’ who has been moved 3 times before I finally settled on a home less than 5 feet away from her original location! Two summers ago the poor dear languished after I moved her in mid bud-stage and I wondered… Read More
When you’re visiting an antique store, take my advice and leave the puffy winter coat in the car. It was about halfway ’round the one room that had the myriad of precariously perched chinaware (you know the type) when I realized I had gotten myself into a tight corner and could barely squeeze my way… Read More
It started with these: the pink twinkle lights I found at Michaels that of course I had to have. They’re pink after all! They went kerplunk onto our fireplace mantel along with some other doodads I love to bring out for Christmas: the papier maché glitter houses (I have glitter house mania every year and I… Read More
Going on now in the Shop!
A couple of weeks ago, quite literally just in the nick of time, we planted our bulbs for spring 2013. Is there any garden chore more satisfying than tucking a plump flower bulb into the soil, knowing that in spring, when you need color and life the most, you will be greeted by so much… Read More