When faced with the kind of wolf we may not necessarily be able to keep from the door, it falls to us as Mistress of the house not to panic before it is quite clear that panic is necessary. While precautionary measures may well be an order, sending oneself into a hurricane of anxiety long before ... Read More about Home and The Corona Virus
You have been asking me for a simple way to embrace all that I have to teach in The Salon. You have said that you want to start incorporating my routines and rituals but that you don't know where to start. You have said that you feel a little overwhelmed and would like me to hold your hand a little ... Read More about Housekeeping 365. Again.
I had a thought today. Or perhaps more a joining of the dots than a thought? A kind of awakening where before there was only drowsy acceptance that sleepwalking through our own lives is the only possibility. It struck me you see that each and very day we are bargaining with the promise of tomorrow ... Read More about Earning Our Lives
Perhaps you have noticed the changes around here and wondered what is happening. Perhaps you have noticed that the site has a cleaner, simpler look and that the shop is no longer a muddle of random little somethings I have taken a liking to? Maybe you have noticed the consistency with which I have ... Read More about My Word of the Year: Consolidation
My washing machine heard a rumour, just before Christmas, that washing machines of its ilk were setting themselves on fire and so being an obedient little thing, she duly did as she was told and two days after the machines were recalled she started to smoulder, apparently in sheer worry about being ... Read More about Housekeeper’s Diary