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A Simple Request Squashed

Before Abdominal Surgery

“Why not install a
kangaroo pouch with zipper?
Great for keys. Wallet.”

After Abdominal Surgery

I woke up bereft.
“You’re not female. That’s one strike. 19 more words


Starts & Finishes

I have a habit of starting many things at once.  Case in point: the 8 books on my nightstand at varying stages of doneness.

It’s not that I don’t finish them (I do), or that I become disinterested (I don’t). ¬† 879 more words

6th Borough Boutique Review

Simplicity is my go-to when it comes to accessories.

Usually, this means not wearing any jewelry at all because I’m always rushing out the door or just don’t want to have to deal with the hassle. 115 more words



These formations are called frost flowers. They appear when the ground is above freezing and the air temperature is below. The roots take in water and when they send it up to the plant the water freezes, bursting the stems and sending ice crystals out into the air. 260 more words


10 Winter Neutral Items to Style Your Home

A friend texted me this week with a case of decorating desperation. The Christmas decor is gone and her home is bare naked! What should she do now, since spring is still a couple months away (at least in our neck of the woods)? 600 more words


How To Live with your Collections without the Overwhelm

Do you have any collections? Some items that catch your eye when you’re out and about and just need to come home with you? Maybe your collection began with sentimentality because it reminds you of a beloved relative. 609 more words


5 Styling Ideas for Kitchen Open Shelves

One of the first items on my fall decorating agenda is to swap out our everyday dishes to autumn colors/themes. When we remodeled our kitchen {you can see the “old” kitchen here, … 925 more words