Notes by Meg
The winter version of the shop all cleaned up for 2022. As fun as it is to have everything glitzed up for the holidays, the cleanup and reprieve is always so so welcome. Back to the plants. Cleaning out the closets and preparing for a new year. This year, the same as the past couple started ou...And just like that the Christmas season came flying into our radar like a bat out of....... well you know right where that bat came from. This year has flown by quicker than most. The difference in how we need to operate, the way I need to plan and buy has made all of this year into a complete...We did it. Oh yes we did. We painted our front hall wood floor and I am in love. Now, before we pitch fork the lady painting the wood floor, a little bit of back story to how this decision came to be. When we moved into our house we tore out the horrid broken peach tile flooring in our front h...It's always a wonderful time when new pillows arrive at the store. Hard work has paid off. Hours of washing, cutting, sewing, ironing, tagging are ready for their pretty moments in the store and eventually everyone's couch, bed or at my house monumental moments of fort building to get just t...It's inevitable for the home decor set that when you start to clean something, rearranging mild or severe becomes a part of the equation. All I wanted to do was clean my open shelving in our kitchen. I fully wipe down the shelves a few times a year and just generally "degrease" everything. It'...If you've been around this blog for a long time, [like a long time.... this thing is 13 years old now] you may remember a couple years ago Trevor [Mr. Oliver and Rust] and I hit a score on the good old Kijiji. We found leather Ralph Lauren chairs in serious need of love. No rips or tears and in ...