weekend happenings

Posted by on Apr 30, 2017 in weekend happenings | 0 comments

weekend happenings

It’s been awhile, but here’s what I was up to this weekend:

Yellow Birdhouse

Adding a sunny yellow birdhouse to the tree in my front yard

Garden

Getting my garden ready to start planting

Asiatic Lilies

Winning a piece of art to add to my gallery wall (Asiatic Lilies by Tammy Watt)

holiday decor

Posted by on Jan 13, 2017 in home tour, seasons | 0 comments

holiday decor

I realize the holiday season is past us but I was having such a great time off that I didn’t post any photos of what my home looked like.  Take a look at Christmas 2016:

I kitted out my front porch with a small sleigh that included burlap and pinecones.

I picked up the white wooden star at All Through the House in Okotoks.  (more…)

visiting palm springs

Posted by on Jan 11, 2017 in events and places | 0 comments

visiting palm springs

I spent the first week of 2017 touring about Palm Springs.  It is a fantastic town full of amazing mid-century architecture, stunning views and wonderful people.  

the desert

I snapped this pic from the parking lot at the Palm Springs Visitors Center.  The landscape is other worldly.

Orbit In - Albert Frey 3

I stayed in the Albert Frey room at the Orbit In  (more…)