Preparing for Spring with Bird Prints

The greyness of winter is back upon us after a
brief touch of 50 degree weather and

I had a desire this weekend to add a little
spring into the house.

Steps taken:
-a new orchid for my bedroom in hot pink
-3 daffodil plants in blue & white
planters as you enter the house
-switched out the bedspread for the
pale yellow coverlet

It's a fresh start but it needs more!

I have a huge number of vintage bird prints,
both framed & unframed. A few are in the shoppe, but
the remainder are sitting on a shelf.

I think this should be step 4.

Birds en mass.......covering the walls of one of my rooms,
basically everywhere!

Here are a few inspirations I found.
If you have birds upon the walls -
send a pic & add it to the blog.


Please visit my PININTEREST "Decorate with Bird Prints"for links & sources to each of the

As always, thanks for visiting!


fab finds I left behind

A cloudy snowy saturday morning.
Husband not home. Girl sleeping in.
What's a girl to do?

Head out for a latte & do a bit of scavenging,
of course!

I picked out a few goodies at my usual haunt
in Ann Arbor -
Treasure Mart BUT
I left plenty of fab finds behind.

stash of hand crocheted pot holders,a printers cabinet,
great mahogany duncan phyfe drum table,bronze book ends,
a 1st edition Three Muskateers,mid-centruy sofa,old office chairs,
the list goes on & on.

Bargains abound!

A photo sampling of those fab finds I left

Looking for a treasure? Stop by.....

To see the fab finds I took with me, please
visit the shoppe at
Ode to June.

As always, enjoy!