…was not where I intended to be this afternoon. I had planned to spend an hour or two at the shop catching up with folks before heading to my sister’s to resume our weekly knitting (and wine) time. But the weather reports were downright scary – we moved from tornado watch to tornado warning, with plenty of nasty rain, thunder and lightning thrown in. Karen and I rescheduled for tomorrow. So home is where I’m staying. Holly is in my lap as I type this. but soon I’ll be back on the sofa knitting. That’s No Tails in the photo. … Continue reading Home.
the view from my car yesterday afternoon After nearly four weeks in Florida, it feels … strange and unsettled to be sitting at my kitchen counter. I did walk dark early in the park this morning with Lauren; I’m grateful … Continue reading Home.
…how meta it is to watercolor a photo taken through raindrops on a windshield?! I’m glad I turned on the porch lights before I left earlier this evening…and really glad my coming home view inspired a post about something other … Continue reading Watercolor Wednesday | Home.
This week, Carole’s invited us to share ten things we love about our home. Shortly after I picked up the prompt, I read this: …then she’d walk from room to room in a small private ritual* she had, something she … Continue reading Ten on Tuesday | Home.
…if last night is any indication, 2014 is going to be full of laughter and friends. we celebrated with a few friends at our home…and yes, the tree is still up! (of course if today is any indication, I might … Continue reading Happy New Year!
…Carole’s prompt this week has us thinking about what we miss most about our own homes when we’re away. 1. Holly and Marc. I seem to have to leave one (or both) of them behind when I’m away. 2. Coffee … Continue reading Ten on Tuesday. Home Sweet Home.
…my first attempt* at a throwback post – because really, I couldn’t get this image out of my head today. I’m guessing it was taken in early August 1985 (we closed on the empty lot on July 29, 1985). What … Continue reading Throwback Thursday.
…yes he did. and that was really sweet. tomorrow afternoon. a tree and a wreath (and trimmings so I can decorate the two mantels and the dining room). but then tonight as we were talking about specifics and I said … Continue reading the christmas tree(s).
… (or rather “sat”) yesterday evening. the new deck is finished and I am really enjoying being outside again. especially glad since we woke up to rain today. of course holly is right by my side my knitting basket, complete … Continue reading from where I sit.
…I just read liz’s post today where she talks about needing the pause button. and I think about the lovely hour plus holly and I spent on the deck early last evening. the humidity was gone. the air was cool. there … Continue reading pressing the pause button.