Two Buckets, A Toilet Plugger, and A Pair of Slippers

These are the things brought by Molly to my front door. No, we are not embarking on some strange cleaning expedition. We are felting! Molly knit herself slippers out of Brown Sheep Lamb’s Pride Bulky which is a wool/mohair blend. Molly didn’t want to try felting them in her washing machine in case the floating […]

Bread Machine: Just As Awesome As I Expected

Recently, Luke and I attended his company’s Christmas party out in Coeur D’Alene. The company fedĀ  us a lovely dinner and provided giant sumo suits for the staff to wear in mortal combat with each other, inciting mass hilarity with their antics. We were also given raffle tickets…now I hardly ever win anything in competitions […]

Fa lalalala

I feel that Christmas is in the air! It snowed off and on all day today in big flakes dancing among the trees. Clementines are at the grocery store! I love these sweet little oranges. In Spain it is said that Santa Claus (they have a different name for him of course) came from Morocco […]

New/Old Additions to the House

We finally got our old leather arm chair out of the cabin at my in-laws. My parents gave it to me when I went away to college. It is a cozy, classic leather armchair and fits into our new house like it was made for it, coordinating well with our leather couch and natural wood […]