Monthly Archives: October 2010

French Laundry

Mull-er. I am one. On big decisions–or big to me–I mull. and mull. and mull some more. Drives me crazy. Really crazy. Finally. I made the decision. I know the direction I think am heading with respect to redecorating. More neutrals, a softer … Continue reading

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Autumn in the Mountains

   It just wouldn't seem like autumn without a family trip to the mountains. I should say family, plus friends, as we typically allow the kids to bring a few extra buddies along as well. While we had to send the kids home … Continue reading

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My First Tag Swap: Dorothy

ooops…this post was left sitting in my typepad folder just before i ran away to the mountains with my family…just needed to add a few url links before I pushed publish…   Yessiree,…my first tag swap! Karla was the hostess … Continue reading

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Sea Island, Georgia

 Just returned home from an enchanting trip to Sea Island, Georgia. A magical place. So full of beauty…breathtaking vistages…a place steeped in history…  It was truly another Cinderella experience for me. Being whisked from my real life of scooping up … Continue reading

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The joys of bleach…

 A few posts back I had mentioned that Linda had wrapped some cards in some yummy vintage crepe paper. Well, lo and behold, she zipped me a note to say this wasn't vintage crepe paper at all….rather, she had bleached … Continue reading

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Sharing some free images…

 There's been a lot of chatter going on in blogland about hoarding. No doubt it has become a topic of conversation due to the new TV show featured on the history channel. But seriously…it is causing me to take a … Continue reading

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I dare you…

 {{Laura at 52Flea interviewed a European artist here and when I read the words quoted above, they called to me…I loved those words…it's so easy in life to stay in our safe little comfort zones, but we all know that real … Continue reading

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