Monthly Archives: November 2014

The lived-in look

We are nearing the two month mark for living in our new home. There are still things that need work…like fixing an oven, repairing a leak, installing floor mouldings, unpacking books and organising tools in DH’s shop. But whenever we … Continue reading

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Dinner and reading…

An evening with the kids. 🙂

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At Last!

When we bought the house we were happy enough that we had bathrooms upstairs and down, but the en suite bath was turquoise and black tiled, a combo I can’t live with. Funny thing about that. At a previous house, … Continue reading

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Leo’s first overnight

Leo spent Saturday on a long hike with his family and then came to see us for an overnight. His visit began with a walk to the post office and a cup of hot chocolate with his grandfather, Daddy Ric. … Continue reading

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Sunny Saturday

Saturday turned into a sunny cool day. We had expected rain and so were delighted and decided to take a drive and a short walk with Phoebe. The Japanese maple in the front yard sparkled with dew, a jewel tree! … Continue reading

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Ling Ling

Horticultural gifts are always a treat for me, but given my new plant zone (about zone 7) any plant is an unfamiliar surprise . (I recently moved from zone 5) So imagine my delight when Ling Ling (the panda Asarum) … Continue reading

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Hear See Speak

No evil here!

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