Monday, March 25, 2013

Glimpses of Home

Here are a few corners of my home that you might not have seen before.

The coffee area:

This picture was taken at night. My hubby puts out the cups the night before so they are ready the next morning.

This is the hallway.  I haven't decorated it yet because its still a work in progress.  One of these days I will make it my project!  Right now its kind of a catch all for things that have no where else to go.

Those Thanksgiving/Christmas/Easter Cacti are at it again!  They bloom in Fall, Winter and Spring, it seems.

Here are a few plants in the sewing room window.

I rooted a leaf from Mama's purple African Violet and its growing pretty well:

I stuck a couple pieces of my old Jade plant in this pot last summer and it took off growing.  Its way more healthy than its parent plant!

I finished this quilt, finally, over the weekend.  I just need to get a white bed skirt and either buy or make some coordinating pillows.  This room is a work in progress too.
We are still experiencing below normal Spring temperatures and the wind is relentless! But, as I recall, Easter in North Carolina is almost always cold. I can't remember an Easter Sunday when we didn't need a sweater or coat over our Easter finery! I just have to keep remembering the 90 and 100 degree temperatures that are almost surely going to arrive in about 3 months and try to enjoy the coolness while we can.


FeatherDuster said...

I love this quilt :-)

Auntie M said...

What a lovely post, Debbie. I love the flowers, and I have been anxious to see this finished quilt. You are an accomplished lady.

Yes. I, too, remember needing a sweater on Easter morn!

Susannah said...

The quilt is beautiful!!! And you are the African violet queen....they are so pretty and very healthy.


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