To Do or Not To Do: Decorating for the Holidays

Beauty is important to me, essential even. I find beauty to be nourishment for my soul, yet my aesthetics are rather eclectic. I love the intricate, nature-inspired work of art nouveau and the rich, detailed pieces of Waterhouse and other Neoclassicists and Pre-Raphaelites. I also love the stark beauty of desert landscapes and the postminimalists. One of my favorite artists as a teen was Patrick...

Weekly Reflections – 6 December 2015

Life has been wonderfully busy for the past several months. Last spring, my father in law passed through the veil. Then we sold our townhouse. We bought a bigger house that was (and continues to be) in need of loving care. We adopted an adult dog from a rescue, and while he is settling in nicely, training and pet care are now a big part of my daily schedule. Now that things have settled a bit, I...