Now for some photos of 7 chemin du Vilar, decked out for Christmas. We should have cut some greenery from our bushes when holly turned out to be overpriced, but . . . I didn't realize how bare the mantel looks until I saw the photographs.
Our Chamaecyparis (lawsoniana Pembury blue) from Jardiland, soon to be planted out in the yard
This year's master stroke: Michael thought of adding a touch of the exotic by hanging a garland on this camel cover
I'm a collector: antique beads, textiles, children's books, and, unfortunately for my family and friends, "fascinating facts." This last category is more commonly referred to as UBIs (useless bits of information) and/or maternal spam.
I'm setting up this blog to organize various petits morceaux I've accumulated over the years, the bright shiny things that have attracted the attention of a magpie mind.