Lovin’ those Changes

🙂 With two work boards & a lead holder inside on my project table, I set up one of the bed panel patterns to start leading. The most tedious part is making sure… Continue reading

Sunshine & Pup Brighten Day

😉  Lady Daisy May peeks into the house from the porch — making sure I’m still where she left me. Ah, beautiful sunny days — I can leave the doors & windows open… Continue reading

Happy Birthday to the Royal Couple

😉 No, I don’t have my headline wrong. As well as the British royal wedding of Prince William & Catherine Middleton, today is my Mom & Dad’s birthday.  Yes, the same day —… Continue reading

Waiting For the Sun

Sometimes I feel like I am forever trying to achieve an unattainable goal — like reaching the sun. Then, I need to sit back [or down, as the case may be], review my… Continue reading

So Little Time to Write & Photograph & . . .

Wow, I’ve been so busy creating & organizing that I haven’t had much time to take pictures of everything & then yak about it.  😉 The second corner bookcase is up, looks gorgeous,… Continue reading

A Little Detour Before Cutting Glass

😀 Whew, this week has been so busy with so many different aspects of life that, even if I have started writing something, I haven’t had the interest or energy to finish it.… Continue reading

Fabric Cubes R Cat’s Meow

🙂 Wanting to take a picture of the rearranged ‘spring’ tea table, I placed a couple of the small fabric cubes from the bathroom to fill the lonely cookbook shelf.  Yes, there’s only… Continue reading

Bing, Bang, Boom

Isn’t it funny how wonderful [& I guess terrible, but we’re not going there] things seem to happen all at once?  Bing, bang, boom. Unusually busy around here — the landlord is back… Continue reading

Mr. Sun Brings Excitement

Ooooh, gorgeous day, or what?  I hope all of you received as much invigorating sunshine as we did today.  A real outdoorsy day. The excitement started as soon as I went out to… Continue reading

Linking Parties

Pretty new to networking on the net, I have started ‘linking’ with some of the sites I like to visit.  [Have I told you how many RSS feeds automatically come into my mail… Continue reading

Animated LiteBrite Love

🙂 During my morning travels around the internet, I cam across this cool video — at Kristi’s Addicted 2 Decorating — of animated LiteBrite scenes with a very nice song by SMS Shine.… Continue reading

From Old To Bold

While cleaning up the kitchen last evening I put a little glass candle holder into the bucket of stuff for the garage — intended for my “I might be able to use this… Continue reading

Kitchen Almost Ready

A kitchen renovation can cost mega $$ so, in this case, it’s better that I rent.  But a cosmetic rejuvenation can be found in a gallon [well, we get 3.74 litres now :-(]… Continue reading

Flowers Inside Bring Cheer

😀 We must be very blessed around our little pocket of Sooke because Lady & I enjoyed a wonderful day of sunshine while Victoria had pouring rain.  I didn’t have a clue! And… Continue reading

What a S.A.D. Case

I feel the energy growing more every day.  I’m more productive — happier.  I sleep less & am more likely to jump out of bed looking forward to the day rather than grumble… Continue reading

Simple 3D Excitingly Easy

Woah, I’m totally hyped about creating a 3D drawing on my laptop!!!  That’s my Project Table — well, sorta.  😉 Photoshop [Ps] is certainly a wonderful tool in interior design.  It can fairly… Continue reading

Glass Storage for Projects

It was a bit windier & colder today so I was glad there was just a little bit of priming left for the table bases.  So I worked on inside jobs — with… Continue reading

Transforming with Paint

ith it too cold in the workshop for my glass [Dawne Design – Glass Move From Cold], I’m transforming my kitchen table into a ‘project table‘. And the 30″ tabletop, coupled with my… Continue reading

Family Take Priority

I noticed that I haven’t posted here every day during March — oops, sorry WordPress Challenge.  Of course part of the blame goes to the arrival of spring — oh boo hoo. Yes,… Continue reading

Productivity Here — A Mess There

Funny thing about spending most of your time working [or playing] on only specific parts of your life — other areas get quite messy! I’ve been so intent on working [cutting glass, getting… Continue reading

Yellow Hiccup in Glass Panels

😦  😡  😮 Oops, had a little hiccup cutting the gorgeous yellow glass for my headboard panels.  Cutting the angles in those darn rays is proving difficult — at least with the highly… Continue reading

Spring Break My Way

😉 I really hate to say this considering all the snow-bound North Americans right now, but — spring is right around the corner here! Although we have rain off & on, it’s quite… Continue reading

No Curtains Needed

One of my greatest pleasures of living in the country is that curtains are not needed for privacy.  I can undress in my bedroom with no worries of anyone seeing in the bare… Continue reading

I’m Working On It

from I’m Working On It I’ve been searching home stores, magazines, internet design sites — wracking my brain for some idea to cheaply cover the ugly carpets in this rental. Key words:  cheap… Continue reading

Bed Glass Panel Pattern Ready

😀  Ah, finally — I finished the pattern for my bed panels.  I call it Red Sun at Night. This Photoshop [Ps] rendering does not do justice to the colours & flow of… Continue reading