Now I’m THAT house.

By Janet Hickey / June 13, 2014

Now I’m THAT house. I know you’re probably thinking “boy am I glad I don’t live close to her”.  That’s OK.  I remember the many trips I used to take to visit Impressive Ideas in Roswell, GA.   A short-cut would take me through a neighborhood and I would pass a house that decorated for…

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Vintage Maytag Ad

By Janet Hickey / May 12, 2014

Vintage Maytag Ad I LOVE library book sales.   I find the most interesting books that would have never come my way had I not gone to the book sale. At a recent library book sale I purchased the book Wuthering Heights, printed in 1943 (stunningly illustrated with wood engravings by Fritz Eichenberg).  Folded up…

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My GLASS bottle tree has bloomed!

By Janet Hickey / March 7, 2014

Spring must be around the corner….my GLASS Bottle Tree has bloomed! I couldn’t help it – I got a bottle tree for my front yard hoping the folks passing by will get as much of a  kick out of it as I do. My daughter saved up and collected wine bottles for me.  They prefer…

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Happiness Is The Truth

By Janet Hickey / February 12, 2014

It’s been almost three weeks since we moved to Hendersonville, NC and today we’re expecting up to 10″ of snow.  Everything at this house runs on electricity with the exception of the fireplace – which I can’t get to fire up.  What a hoot! Creek and small water fall is located in the background The…

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