Tune in to the Sun


This week's Gussy Sews Inspiration Workshop is all about Sunshine. sparkle sparkle glimmer shine sun! I love the summer sun streaming through the clouds, enjoyed in the car, with the windows down and the radio turned up. The sun in the song always puts me in a good mood! Here are a few songs --a little easy, breezy self-care-- to put the sun in your day... … [Read more...]

The Great Decluttering of 2011


From basement to rafters, I’m decluttering my house. (I've got good reason to do it!) Every possession will be considered. Every box unpacked. Every paper filed, shredded, or recycled. It may take all summer, or it may take til the end of the year. But I am on the warpath against clutter, working toward the day—at least one day!—when the house is set, and there’s room to breathe, and there’s a place for everything, and space for new things. A day when it’s all beautiful and functional and peaceful and just ahhhhhh. I’m not doing this alone. I’ve hired help. Julie’s got organization in her … [Read more...]