French Bread on Friday!

🍷🥖 Au Revo!r week two . . . October 2017! The weather is pure October now. Blustery . . . Rain dropping . . . This morning, the clearest, freshest air has returned to nip my nose. Grabbed a blanket scarf! Here for the chat! Just one more work day ahead. No complaining . ….

French Bread on Friday

☕🥐💗 From Kristi’s post this morning . . . ( Do you read French Word-a-Day? ) The Metaphysics of French & How It Connects Us “French is a good thing to be curious about! Unlike the news, you can fill your mind with French words and phrases and not come away sick or depressed or angry. Au…

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ctureOn Monday morning I could not write. Nor Tuesday . . . Just had Alexa play Tom Petty . . . I didn’t blast it . . .  he played softly in the background . . . until . . . . . . “I Won’t Back Down!”. I am pretty sure many in our…

French Bread on Friday!

SEP 29 2017 Bonjour FBoF!!!! I am weaving images of a few of Buvette’s Letterpress wood block prints within my words today.  I happen to love block printing.  When I was in high school, the school districts in my area would enter art to be juried for a Summer exposition at the Seattle Center. My…

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🍂✒This week has taken a turn to “wellness” for me. Yesterday, I realized . . . I hadn’t dry brushed for a while. I wrote about it in a post a couple of years ago.  A few readers contacted me to thank me for the recommendation. Dry brushing is a little daily-life changer on the cheap.   All…

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🥂 I WISH I could be sipping a little “bubbly”  this morning . . . because I have GREAT news to share! 🎀Grand baby #4 is on her way!  She is scheduled for arrival in February!  If all goes as planned, I will have a very close to my birthday buddy!  Since I can’t imbibe…

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☕ Happy Monday! It rained overnight.  Is it beginning to clear? ( It would be nice . . . ) I am styling today by bringing forward the GREAT feeling from a warm, cozy and mostly productive weekend.  ( The word “Hygge” comes to mind. )  HOOO – GAH! I am also giving Costco a…

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Good Morning!!!! It’s Game Day!!!!  🏈GO COUGS!!!! Last night I had this bright idea! Why not turn my blog banner into a mood / inspiration board? Then I made this little collage of  . . . . . . the best pizza makers in The Pacific Northwest!  ( I often save the images Chrislyn shares…

French Bread on Friday

SEP 22 2017 🍂 Happy Fall! 🥖Happy French Bread Friday! 🍆Happy Texture! Color! Français Provençal Ratatouille! ( 💵 . . . and it’s pay-day to boot! ) I was up early . . . early (4 am) this morning.  ( Already two cups of café noir have been consumed . . . ) There is still room at the top…

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Alexa! Play “September” by Earth, Wind and Fire! 🌎Earth! 🌬Wind! 🔥Fire! What a month! Looking for a cute blanket wrap? Jenny’s gotcha covered! “Ba de ya – say do you remember  Ba de ya – dancing in September  Ba de ya – never was a cloudy day” Playing morning “DJ” on 34! 🍂One more sleep…

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☕ Café noir in my Molly Hatch Eiffel Tower mug.  I bought it at Anthropologie year ago. I just saw it on ebay . . . asking 36.50.   ( May start hand washing this puppy.) 🌦 Looks like it’s going to be a partly cloudy – mixed sunshine and rainy day. I am feeling good…

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🖊 ☔ Writing down rain again.  (Feeling welcome to me,  and for the landscape around me.) My little commuter Corolla needs new shoes this year. Yesterday’s first drive in the rain was a slick reminder. The passenger side wiper blade needs to be replaced . . . it squeaks! 🍂 Three more sleeps. I’ll celebrate with…