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Happy Earth Day!

Here are offerings from the grounds of Houndstooth Hall.

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Button Sunday

I recently read Daphne du Maurier and Her Sisters: The Hidden Lives of Piffy, Bird and Bing by Jane Dunn, and though plenty of the details of the sisters’ lives were fascinating, what struck me was that almost every page … Continue reading

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The Late Show

What?!? It’s Doris Day’s birthday? Time to bust out my favorite DD flick. Happy 91st to her, and to honor her many years of animal rights activism and rescue, I’m making an extra donation to Rescued Pets Movement. Click that … Continue reading

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Quiet Corner

Other than when it was full of boxes as we were moving in, I didn’t take “before” photos of a quiet little corner in the library of the wall opposite the fireplace. It’s nestled just outside the kitchen, and I’m … Continue reading

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That House: The Sunroom

The sunroom is where I have my office and the sewing and craft areas and supplies. Originally it was a patio, and previous owners had it built in. At first I planned to take out the vertical blinds, but now … Continue reading

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For Timmy, because it’s still your birthday month

I think of this shelf on my new built-ins as the Timmy Shelf. Not only are these children’s books (one of them a childhood favorite that you helped me find!), but a collection of some of my eggs sits next … Continue reading

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It’s tough to be the new kid

You can bet that Margot and Guinness were lying on their dog beds watching my photo shoot and snickering as they thought, Finally. Someone else can be tormented and we can enjoy a little dignity in our senior years. Because … Continue reading

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Button Sunday

I’m really late posting this because I wanted to be able to write a little in my blog about how incredible it was to see Fleetwood Mac last week. It’s been a long, long time. I first saw them with … Continue reading

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Slumber Party

How many dogs do you see?

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Button Sunday

No matter where you live, there are always dogs and cats who need homes. Rescued pets are awesome. You know who agrees? Toota and Chap, siblings who not only received their freedom rides from BARC today from Tom and me, … Continue reading

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