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09 janvier 2018

The Beauty of Winter

“ Winter is a time for comfort…for good food and warmth. For touch of a friendly hand and for talk beside the fire: it is the time for home. — Edith Sitwell photo by otchipotchi   Winter to-do List (as inspired by fieldandsea) Winter to-do list: staying close to home, bundling up in tights, eating warm and spicy pasta, collecting artwork, cuddling up on the couch.
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07 mars 2010

Sunday Deeds & Toughts

Hello Lovelies! Spring comes in all kinds of blue hues... photo by Beautymist. So far, i’ve been to the countryside for a day and a half. Had a long walk in the woods. Stopped by the cemetery and an old ruined chapel (see my photo above) where I prayed for my GrandPa (he passed away a year ago). I meditated. Then on my way home I gathered pinecones to lit a fire. I made a fire from scratch in the fireplace. Did some yummy meals, talked to friends, learned to crochet, relaxed with tea and decor ... [Lire la suite]
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05 février 2010

Oh, and happy, happy Friday!

Hello Lovelies! Enjoy your upcoming week-end by giving handmade gifts... Enjoying the winter sun Reading Bruce Mau's sound, good advice about design (and life). credits: all images taken from my own Flickr photostream... Beautymist. PS: looking for a great blog to read? try "the new domestic", it's awesome!
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26 novembre 2009

Check out this awesome giveaway!

Hello! (image from the paper n' stitch blog) A quick but important note to tell about an awesome giveaway that's taking place at the paper n' stitch blog. Answer this simple question in the comments' section "What are you looking forward to most this year during the holiday season?" and you're in for an wonderful complete holiday wrapping kit from Olive Manna! There are two other ways to enter the giveaway... check them out here. And remember, enjoy!-Beautymist
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27 octobre 2009

I want/need to "winterize" my home

photo from REALSIMPLE.com Holly from the decor8 blog has a wonderful post about "Fall: How to Cozy Up Your Home", a very thorough review of how to "winterize" your interior, and go from summery feel to that cozy, warm feel for winter. This is how my living-room looks like in summer : I'll add pics of my own to tell you what I do to prepare for Fall and Winter time! When nature starts to look like this: image source unknown. please contact me if you are the author! Or even this amazingly beautiful... [Lire la suite]
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