Category Archives: Decorating

An Exercise in Minimalism

What can I live without? Most of my stuff, at least for a while. I escaped last summer’s excessive heat by renting an apartment in Portumna, a small town in western Ireland. I packed light, things I could layer: rayon … Continue reading

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The Minimalist Cat

Dulcie requires minimalism. Not for her. For me. My sweet little cat, whom you may have met earlier on this blog (“Sweet Terror, Dec. 6, 2010, and “Decorating With Cats,” Dec. 15, 2010), has had me undecorating my house. First … Continue reading

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Decorating With Cats

It’s beginning to look a little like Christmas. I knew decorating would be a challenge this year. To my new little kitty, Dulcie, everything’s a toy. I’d have to be creative. I dragged boxes of ornaments down from the attic. … Continue reading

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