Category Archives: color

Turkey Day

I’ve been lax posting on my blog this year as I undertake a new creative endeavor. (more on that soon.)  but I wanted to wish my family, friends and followers a Happy Thanksgiving full of grace, love and abundance.  This

Turkey Day

I’ve been lax posting on my blog this year as I undertake a new creative endeavor. (more on that soon.)  but I wanted to wish my family, friends and followers a Happy Thanksgiving full of grace, love and abundance.  This

Happy New Year

Wishing you much joy, love, light and many blessings in 2016!

Happy New Year

Wishing you much joy, love, light and many blessings in 2016!

Red Lanterns

Happy Red Lantern Day!  Today is the Lantern Festival, a Chinese festival which marks the end of the celebrations for Chinese New Year. The Year of the Goat will be fully ushered in with a bang 15 days after the

Red Lanterns

Happy Red Lantern Day!  Today is the Lantern Festival, a Chinese festival which marks the end of the celebrations for Chinese New Year. The Year of the Goat will be fully ushered in with a bang 15 days after the

Thanksgiving Prep

This year we’ve got 26 coming for Thanksgiving dinner.  My turkey salt and peppers are quite excited for such a large crowd – it’s a new high in terms of number of dinner guests for Hillside Cottage.  Mom gave me

Thanksgiving Prep

This year we’ve got 26 coming for Thanksgiving dinner.  My turkey salt and peppers are quite excited for such a large crowd – it’s a new high in terms of number of dinner guests for Hillside Cottage.  Mom gave me

Going Green

  Green is glorious by any name……. Jade, fern, olive….. Lime, khaki, apple….. Emerald, shamrock, malachite… Sage, spinach, seafoam….. Chartreuse, viridian, verdigris…. Leaf, leprechaun,forest…  Green is the color of the heart chakra – the color of health and vitality.  Green

Going Green

  Green is glorious by any name……. Jade, fern, olive….. Lime, khaki, apple….. Emerald, shamrock, malachite… Sage, spinach, seafoam….. Chartreuse, viridian, verdigris…. Leaf, leprechaun,forest…  Green is the color of the heart chakra – the color of health and vitality.  Green

Boxing Day

The Christmas season has come and gone in a flash!! This was our first Christmas in Hillside Cottage without boxes stacked to the ceiling…so I was excited to get decorations up early for a Christmas Coffee…. Santas and the Nutcracker

Boxing Day

The Christmas season has come and gone in a flash!! This was our first Christmas in Hillside Cottage without boxes stacked to the ceiling…so I was excited to get decorations up early for a Christmas Coffee…. Santas and the Nutcracker

Fall Fete

October has been full of gatherings and celebrations….. Already this month our  home  has been pleased to host book club, a mom’s coffee, and  a soirée for a dear friend who was recently  remarried.   The silver candlesticks, vases, bowls,

Fall Fete

October has been full of gatherings and celebrations….. Already this month our  home  has been pleased to host book club, a mom’s coffee, and  a soirée for a dear friend who was recently  remarried.   The silver candlesticks, vases, bowls,