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Showing posts from October, 2012



Photo by Amy Treasure on Unsplash Shortly after Easter this year I got a very bad concussion that left me on full bed rest for three weeks and semi bed rest for another 3 weeks. For the first three weeks after the diagnosis I was not allowed to use a computer or a phone. I could not even watch TV. I was only allowed to sleep or take a walk if I felt good. The first couple of weeks were hard. The following weeks were better as I learned how to pace myself. I realized that my body was quite adept at letting me know when it had had enough. And so I listened to me and surprisingly, I learned a lot about myself.  For the first time in my life I was able to rest without guilt and it was wonderful. I unplugged and reconnected with nature and it made me incredibly happy. This enabled me to see ME for the first time in what seemed like forever and I started to understand what was missing in my life, what I needed and what I no longer needed.  For a very long time I have equated

Country Carriage House

Halloween Help

Halloween Help

Chai Tea

Photographer Brett Stevens

Honey Lavender Ice Cream

Hanging Bed

Shabby Chic Seduction

Living Wall Love

Bedroom Love

Indoor Outdoor Living Room

Library Love

Kitchen Love

Inside-Outside Bedroom

Whole Home Redo

DIY: White Silver Birch Vases

Office Love

Wall of Art

Autumnal Arrival

Kitchen Love

Leather Belt Upcycle

DIY: Cinder block Centerpieces

Log pathways