Yesterday when I was bagging up my kitchen garbage to take out, I spilled garbage juice all over my work pants and wool socks. Nasty. I immediately took them off and soaked them in a bucket of water with a few glugs of vinegar added, to help deodorize them. I’ll be laundering them today… First [...]
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It never fails. I make a grocery store run, I end up with a green bean massacre on my hands. (My cats will eat all sorts of plants – including lilies – and green beans are one of their favorite things to snack on. When I bring my groceries in, they immediately go on a [...]
The above photo was taken early in the morning while I was preparing my breakfast and lunch. I lay on my kitchen floor beside my refrigerator to take it. This is the towel (rag, really) that I use to wipe my hands while I’m working in the kitchen. I change it every day for a [...]
I haven’t taken a photo of my kitchen sink for a while. Huh. Maybe I should start again. ___ See these posts on Tumblr.
Isn’t this gorgeous? It’s a detail of an orange scarf that a dear friend gave me on the weekend. I love that she picked a colour that I wouldn’t normally buy myself. It’s special. Beyond my ordinary. This deep orange makes me think of Buddhist monks’ robes, and spirituality. It also makes me think of [...]
When my niece and nephew were visiting in the summer, my niece made a craft with some dyed popsicle sticks. She left the craft behind when they went home. Several weeks ago I found it, and recycled most of the components (shh!). I wanted to do something with the popsicle sticks, though. I thought maybe [...]