weekend distraction: waxflower

On March 22, 2014 by theseventhsphinx


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Waxflower (Chamelaucium) is an evergreen shrub with wonderfully aromatic spiny leaves that smell like lemon thyme and charming little lavender blossoms.

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They remain fresh and bright for many days.

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weekend distraction: daffodils

On February 2, 2014 by theseventhsphinx

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There is something so cheerful about daffodils.

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They are heralds of spring.

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weekend distraction: menagerie bookends

On December 15, 2013 by theseventhsphinx

I found these faux leather menagerie bookends in a nursery decor shop and deemed them too cute to give to babies, who, as everyone knows, have no taste. The solution: give them to me instead.

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Look at this hippo with its little ears!

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The stubby little elephant is killing me, too.

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Too. Cute. Can’t. Take it.

images from serenaandlily.com