“Useful” and “beautiful” – two words that motivate me in my work and at home. Designer and craftsman William Morris said it best: “Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful.” Christina Weber
Christina Weber started
three years ago with this in mind.
Each tea towel is hand-printed with ecologically friendly water based inks.
These linens are well made, sturdy, and get better with each wash.
How darling is this as a hostess gift?
I use mine to dry dishes, as hot pot pads, and even to wrap my freshly washed spinach leaves. They look pretty folded on my kitchen sink or casually hanging on the handle of my oven door.
See the entire collection of towels here.
Flour Sack Set .. “use cloth not paper”
The flour sacks are large, strong, and come in this adorable smiling tote:)
Flour sacks have been around forever and are a must for any kitchen.
To see more of my favorite kitchen essentials, go here!
Spring is finally arriving in the pacific northwest! Blue sky and big puffy clouds.
I took this photo as we were heading to the city a few days ago.
If you’ve been reading my blog, you know I enjoy exercise and do a lot of hiking and walking around my home. Here are a few snippets of my hike this week.
The moss and ferns grow everywhere.
The Emerald City!
I felt as if I was on a movie set .. where are the little trolls?! Fairies?
Layla is a “bird dog” and has set her gaze on a robin. English Springers are high energy and require lots of exercise. This works out perfectly because I need to get outside too.
It takes lots of water to keep nature’s garden this green.
Clearly I’m heading the wrong direction!
To mix things up I enjoy a variety of studio classes. The key is to LIKE what you do. If you don’t, you may not stick with it. Consistency is important for success!
I am wearing NIKE shoes today.
The proper fit and type of shoe is important to protect your joints.
I took this picture downtown the other day. The Seattle Space Needle ~ and it’s a clear day!
Have you been enjoying some sunshine?
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