Birds of a Feather

“Education is not the filling of a pot but the lighting of a fire” – W. B. Yates

That Extra Hour . . .

“The time you enjoy wasting is not time wasted.” Anonymous Last night we turned our clocks back. If there is ever an indication that we are approaching the holiday season, for me, that would be it. I find it interesting that so many people are opposed to changing the clocks altogether, and every six months…

Just for Fun!

Sometimes you just gotta do some things for FUN! 😀

The Bakery is Open!

The latest storefront to my North Star Village – The Pink Macaron Bakery – is OPEN!

Hidden Treasure

Sometimes we find Hidden Treasures where we least expect them.


As we come to the end of July and begin our journey into the month of August, it (once again) makes me realize just how quickly time can pass. I have always looked at the coming of August as a time to enjoy a few last weeks of summer and begin preparing for the autumn…

More New Projects and Patterns

As we continue to settle into our new home, I find that I am more inspired than ever and I have not only been working on some new patterns for the website (as is Keith!), but also doing lots of ‘home-dec’ projects for myself to make the house we live in feel more like a…