Category Archives: Whole Foods

“And I had but one penny in the world. Thou should’st have it to buy gingerbread.” – William Shakespeare, Love’s Labours Lost A few of my favourite things are on one of my “breakfast in bed” trays this morning.. Let’s begin with this Gingerbread Latte made with homemade gingerbread syrup.. comfort and joy in a cup .. better […]

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Have you noticed “rules” about Christmas decorations popping up all over the internet, admonishing those who begin too early: “2. All Christmas decor must be brought out and set up after December 1st.” Yes, #2 because in all likelihood there’s also a #1 rule that I haven’t even heard of yet { and I choose to be blissfully unaware […]

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Our fall has left us with a sudden drop of snow, but I’d love to share the touches of fall I still have around my home, with a few fall decorating ideas: a tablescape idea and simple changes I’ve made around here now that our Thanksgiving is over and we are just starting to think […]

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“Sometimes you feel sad and you can’t quite put your finger on why. It’s not one acute sorrow that’s eating you. You feel in a way the whole of life calls for tears.”¹ Wanted or unwanted, the sun tilts and the Northern hemisphere shifts to cold.. spaces around me shift with the distancing sun, so too, my […]

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Spinning rapturously on their delicate stems, these lovely ladies made the most gorgeous display yesterday.. then with a light gust of wind danced and scattered. ♥ Nature is almost always most resplendent right at the end of a season There is such beauty in the full bloom of a rose.. its tender petals softly curved and paper thin.. transparent and […]

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