Posts Tagged ‘books’

three #blogjune

08Jun16

Confess to struggling a bit with #blogjune …what to write, more importantly what NOT to write! But I do digress….read this this morning, The case for informed browsing and it reminded me of my one and only visit (so far) to Muse in Canberra last year. Lovely place and really I look at the website now and […]


Install compass

23Mar15

It’s the small subtle things, not just the big things that make up the fun of travelling and new places. Before I left I made sure the I had a compass app on my phone…because it’s important to know how to find the points when you are taking directions in the US. The great TriMet […]


Why keep books?

13Aug13

Why keep books? For me… memory design/inspiration/just looking – I love rereading and taking a book, be it a cook book or an art catalogue or a novel and just opening and reading….for inspiration, somewhere to hang out for a while, to be taken back… gifts – wish I remembered to get friends & family […]


(sorry if that’s just a silly title). Inspired by Penny My cookbooks take up 3 shelves in the front room bookshelf (well 3 shelves with a little spillage into other shelves…). When we moved into the house, getting a huge bookshelf built was one of our top priorities. The front room was always going to […]


Revolving

11Jun13

Another quick post tonight. Meet my lovely revolving lawyer’s bookshelf. Made by Carl, a present to me when we first started living together. He designed it and then constructed it. Such a clever man.