Hello one and all! Since painting a wooden coffin for Halloween, I've wanted to find a new project in a similar vein. So when I saw some small birdhouses in craft store, I knew this was what I wanted to do next. I didn't go in with a plan, I just laid out everything … Continue reading Birdhouses
Hello one and all! It wasn't long ago that I was saddened by the removal of my beautiful (drooping) Christmas tree. I knew I wanted to do something to keep my house decorated (detailed here), but I wasn't sure if it would come to fruition the way I imagined it would. It did! I took … Continue reading Festive Perseverance
Hello one and all! The holidays may have ended weeks ago, but it was only yesterday that I officially took down the tree. Already I miss the warm glow of colorful Christmas lights, and the beautiful array of purple and teal ornaments that accompanied them. That corner now feels empty and sad, instead of being … Continue reading Goodbye, Festive Season!
Hello one and all! The holidays are over and stores are already preparing for Valentine's Day, but winter is far from done with the Northern hemisphere. Snow is piling up outside, so now is the perfect time to embrace the weather and bring it inside with me. Here are a few ways I have found … Continue reading Winter Wonderland
Hello one and all! So this week has been both hectic and unproductive. Life has resumed its usual course, which, I admit, generally includes a complete lack of desire to decorate. But not all is sad and barren: a Christmas card from a dear friend of mine has made it onto my windowsill. The Ikea … Continue reading One Snowflake at a Time