oh tree

December 23, 2010

a collection of pretty trees.  some with comments, some with not.

color co-ordinated, julie would love this

i love the stars!


love the vintage aluminum tree ad!

more birds!


abstract tree

my grandma had a pin for every occasion, this one makes me think of her…

vintage christmas tree grove.  love.

everyone’s sleeping

December 18, 2010

it’s 10:30am on a saturday morning and all 3 of my boys are sleeping.   its a rare day that this happens, and I took the opporunity to sleep in too…aaaaaaaaahhhhh.

I wish it had been in this bed.

everything but the…

December 14, 2010

I do a lot of cooking this time of year and overall I generally spend a lot of time in the kitchen.  Now that I have two boys under the age of 4, I find that I seem to always be washing something in the kitchen sink.  Cups, plates, bowls, spoons, clothes, my hands, their hands, the entire baby…

I have a nice kitchen sink.  It’s simple, utilitarian and shines up real pretty with a little soft scrub.  My kitchen is all white, and so is my sink.  A double basin Kohler with a Grohe faucet that Michael and I installed ourselves (nevermind we flooded the kitchen installing it, in the end we got the job done).

What’s your sink style?


December 9, 2010

hibernation hideaway

December 2, 2010

Since I’ve been feeling the desire to hole up in my own little cocoon and hibernate for the winter, I thought I’d post a picture of the perfect little hideaway…