the best part about working close to home?

February 8, 2012 § Leave a comment

Eating lunch everyday at home while sitting on the couch, enjoying the sunshine, and watching the X-Files.

snowy january saturday

January 14, 2012 § Leave a comment

winter wardrobe prep

January 2, 2012 § Leave a comment

To better deal with this:

I went and bought this knit sweater hood:

I’m afraid I’m starting to resemble a Babushka, but maybe that’s a good thing up here.

true love

January 1, 2012 § Leave a comment

i think i actually made something

December 22, 2011 § Leave a comment

I finally figured out how to sew in a zipper!  I can claim responsibility for the pillow on the right (the one of the left was purchased at Anthropologie).

stockings

December 17, 2011 § Leave a comment

Nothing like a December snowfall to bring out a little Christmas cheer.  Like attempting to make cookies. And hanging stockings.

Years ago, Wendy made these stockings from hundred-year-old quilt remnants that our “great-greats” made and had left in the house in the Connecticut. Kirb helped with the hanging, of course.

three years and still unpacking

November 20, 2011 § Leave a comment

Well, perhaps we’re not quite at three years here, but it’s pretty darn close. And I just pulled the black cabinet our of the storage room.  Maybe this will make our next move easier, as we’ll still have some boxes packed?

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