Monthly Archives: August 2013

Crafty Corner: Painted Mini Birdhouses

We have a long, high window in our living room that I am constantly trying to dress up (most recent with sparkly pinecones). It’s too weird a shape to try and rig up a curtain on plus, it lets so … Continue reading

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Domestocrat Turns Three!

I started this wee blog three years ago today. So crazy, right? Happy blogiversary to me! This is just a quick post to acknowledge all of you. Simply stated: I could not do this without you. Every day I receive … Continue reading

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The Monday Mix

Here’s The Monday Mix for this week! To visit past mixes, click here. I saw Blue Jasmine. I’m not really sure what I thought of it. Cate Blanchett is undoubtedly a brilliant actor I just think I’m not a Woody … Continue reading

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I Need Peace

I get teased a lot for eating dinner at 5:30 every night, going to bed at 9pm, not staying out past 10pm. I’m an old Italian lady at heart (so it’s a good thing I married an Italian man with … Continue reading

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Moonrise Kingdom Watercolor

A few months ago I was inspired to try out watercolors for the first time since I was a kid. I totally credit Sarah Coyne (Egg-A-Go-Go). She’s an amazing local artist with incredible watercolor skills. Super inspiring! She’s a total … Continue reading

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Composting, And It Feels So Good

Way back in May I came across this article from TheKitchn.com about composting without compost know-how/a yard or dedicated composting space/a garden/need for compost. I had been wanting to compost for a long time but wasn’t sure if we could. … Continue reading

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The Monday Mix

Here’s The Monday Mix for this week! To visit past mixes, click here. We saw Elysium over the weekend. It was pretty dumb overall but I’ll see anything Matt Damon is in. This review sums it up pretty well. I … Continue reading

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