What a clever idea for a post! I love that we're so close we can see the texture of the screen in the background. Wonderful!
Thank you, Mimi :)
I love your kitchen nook!
Thank you, Sue! I love it too :)
They are all beautiful, but I really love the vintage sink with the open window and the view outside it.
Thank you, Su. I love that view, myself :)
Oh yes, I love the beauty in the details. This post made me smile...it was like a close up glimpse of your daily view!
I'm happy that it made you smile, Linda :)
All the little things look so cheerful and cozy in their places. But, I must say, I am jealous of how clean your windows are!! We are still enduring winter here, albeit a mild one, and I can't wait for Spring cleaning. Enjoy your happy home. :)
I'm afraid it's an optical illusion, Ms G. They haven't been cleaned in two months lolBut thank you :)
Sweet, sweet, sweet! There's a lot of world to see in details.FlowerLady
I think so too ;)
I love your window above your kitchen sink! I agree. If you look closely at what is in your world today, you will see so much more than you thought was there.Brenda
I love that view too, Brenda. I've gone back and forth on putting some little curtains there, but I worry that it'll take away from it.xo
Oh Rue I had to laugh at the salt-n-pepper shaker birds..I still have mine and remember at least 5 years ago when everyone in blogland had them..Now I love the car..Did I ever tell you I married a car collector?? he had 25 cars when we got married..now only has 10 from a 1928 Chryler to 1940 chevy coupe plus his vetts..I have a 1967 El Camino bright red and had it for sale in 2001 and Len came here to look at it and he never left ha ha!! At that time I still had my bright red hair..so I always say I think he liked little red as well as big red..love ya my sweet young friend..hugs from Calif..Gloria
I wondered who would be the first to remember those and say something! LOL I think it started on RMS, but I'm not sure. They always remind me of the good times we had back then :)So, he lucked out and got the girl and the car! ;)hugs back, my friend
How I love little "pretties" lined up on a windowsill! That is one of the things I don't like about my house - no windowsills or ledges. All the window frames are flat. I love your curtains in the last picture with the sewing machine. So pretty.
Thank you, Melanie :)I have a post coming up soon where you'll be able to see the drapes a little better. I have them in my office, the living room and the dining room.
I love monograms and beautiful lettering. Nothing better than beautiful lettering of a coffee cup or other items that lift your spirits first thing in the morning.
Monograms make me happy too :)I bought that little cup from Anthropology around 9 years ago, I think. Sadly they don't have them anymore.
Hi Rue, up close and pretty. Love your photos and the window sill area is striking. Your sewing machine steals my heart. I have the same one that once was my grandmothers and one of my dearest treasures. Thank you for sharing and have a nice evening.Hugs, CM
They're beautiful machines aren't they? I cherish mine :)xo
I love every single thing in this post! Every single thing. Thank you for stopping by and letting me know that you liked the pizza!
Thank you, Pam :)That pizza was to die for! I'm making it again this week LOL
So true! I really love your little kitchen booth alcove!
Thank you, Catherine :)
I like that-up close and your photos are great! My daughter could really use the pitcher of pencils and I love your eating nook!
Thank you!I found that little pitcher at a yard sale sitting all by itself, so I took it home, because I fell in love :)
HI Rue! What a sweet post and I adore that precious window where your banquet is. I probably spelled that wrong! ;)Be a sweetie,Shelia ;)
LOL I knew what you meant, Shelia! Thank you :)xo
It is good to look at the small and simple things isn't it. I love the houses in your breakfast nook, they are so pretty. xx
Thank you, Amy :)
Open windows and green grass? I like your up close views much better than the snow covered ones in my sightline! ;)
I'll trade ya ;)
I think the base of your sewing machine is the same as the one I have. It belonged to my grandmother. (You can see it in 'A life not forgotten' post.) I didn't know you had a vintage car too! Very cool!
That is such a sweet post, Doreen. The sewing machine is pretty darn close :)Yep, a vintage car too lol
Oh that arch in the eating nook! Love love love.
Oh, my! What a cozy post. Your house is SO charming! That nook with the pointed arch over the window and that grandma sink! And your sweet knickknacks, oh my!
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