vintage teacups

Valentine’s Day Tablescape With Vintage Teacups

February 11, 2016

You didn’t think that I only decorated our mantel for Valentine’s Day, did you? You can find that post here. Since I love to create tablescapes, I of course also put something fun together for our table. Valentine’s Day Tablescape With Vintage Teacups Decorating for Valentine’s Day is kind of easy with all of the […]

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A Nesting Kind of Day in Our Little Cottage

January 12, 2014
vintage, illustrated "Little Women" book

It’s raining and dreary outside. The kind of day I just want to putter around the house. A nesting kind of day. Very English Country, if you know what I mean. I would know, because I grew up in North Germany — same rainy, dreary weather. But the romantic in me would rather imagine that […]

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Wordless Wednesday — Getting Ready to Sell My Candles

November 27, 2012

Our kitchen looks a little like Santa’s Workshop right now: handmade candles, cellophane bags, baskets, notebooks, notepads, gift cards, ribbons, gift tags, business cards, and tape everywhere. Too bad the Elves are missing — it’s just me doing all the work :) I’m getting ready for three local craft fairs: Holiday Happiness at Primrose Elementary […]

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I’m Selling My Candles Today at Somer’s Harvest Festival

October 20, 2012

I have been making a lot of my soy wax candles in vintage cups lately, and I’m exited to be selling them along with my one-of-a-kind gift baskets today, Saturday, at the Harvest Festival at Saint Luke’s Church in Somers, NY! They make wonderful hostess and holiday gifts! It’s already 2AM and I just finished […]

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