Weekly Photo Challenge: Connected

connect |kəˈnekt|  verb [ with obj. ]  bring together or into contact so that a real or notional link is established Literally connected: Old and new virtually connected by my lens: Darkness and light connected here: Connected by body language: Connected by whimsy: It is always interesting to see others' take on the subject of the week.  Click here to find … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Connected


Weekly Photo Challenge: Window

I guess we'll count this post as a little detour from Vintage Christmas but I am thinking that I would like to take on the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge every now and again. As the spirit moves me. These are a few of my favorite window pictures - taking the subject literally, that is.  Some … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Window

Country Living Fair – New York – Re-Cap

I'm back from the Fair and wanted to give you all a look at what fun it was!  We had a terrific show, despite a monsoon - really! - on the first day and another monsoon on the drive home to Richmond (a not fun 9 hours in a rental van).  I would go back … Continue reading Country Living Fair – New York – Re-Cap


Self-portaits. Kinda sorta.

Have you read the Glittermoon Vintage Christmas tagline (it's the statement below the title of the blog)?  Where it says: "And occasional detours just for fun."  Well, here we go. I am almost finished the second installment of Alan Bradley's wonderfully clever mysteries starring eleven-year old Flavia de Luce, a delightfully precocious child with a penchant … Continue reading Self-portaits. Kinda sorta.


Behind the curtain

Remember the climactic scene in the Wizard of Oz when Dorothy and the gang finally got to see the Wizard?  And there were all those scary special effects and banging noises and smoke that were meant to put everyone in awe of the Great Oz?  But then we found out, thanks to brave Toto the … Continue reading Behind the curtain