design

“Keep space for roses. Covet all that is beautiful, worn, bespoke.”

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charm, garden

aliceandmolly home

For the French girl or boy in you. Make a simple room diffuser. Choose a bottle or jar. Cut a few rose canes- it’s the perfect time to prune. Add condensed rose water to the bottle and several drops of rose essential oil. Wine and Baudelaire. ― “It is the time you have wasted for […]

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Quote

As if gravity let go of earth

I fell

lost in a spinning world

to find you

The compass that pointed me home.

~ Lost and Found

 

family, father, memoir

The Circle of Life

The early wake up call.  “Mom, can you pick me up at the Sky Train Station? I worked a night shift”  My son, now an adult, still occasionally calling mom for a ride home!  Disheveled, flattered, I manage to throw myself together in relatively decent style.  Arriving at his townhouse, my son suggests I view […]

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