Blue Birds of Spring

Blue Birds of Spring

The sweetest of flowers have arrived: white lilacs and lilies of the valley. Utter heaven. Their exquisite blossoms are as delicate as their scents. Not yet being blessed with blooms from our newly-planted-last-year white lilac bush, I have to content myself with...
Dancing Daffodils

Dancing Daffodils

Flower focus. That’s my quick cure for the jumpy jitters. And as it’s March, daffodils are the flower of choice while hunkered down in solitary confinement proscribed isolation. Happily, daffodils are readily available at the grocery store, so we can comply with...
Pembroke by Aynsley

Pembroke by Aynsley

Well, I think we could all do with a bit of cheering up. Enter Pembroke by Aynsley. According to the Replacements’ website, “Founded in 1775, John Aynsley & Sons China is one of the most influential companies in the British tableware industry....