endasglundung Blog Posts

  • blogging and sharing - a fine line to tread
    on Oct 13, 2012 in blogging
    During the month of September, to my surprise, a couple of readers wrote me asking why I don't show more pictures of the inside of my house ...  hmmm....Of course maybe I don't show more of my house because it's not as picture perfect as I'd lik...
  • Perfect Little Pick Up
    on Oct 12, 2012
     I picked these up the other day and I must say I love both colors.  The green is NOT as vibrant or bright as it appears on screen.  Currently on sale for $3 each, it is the perfect little purchase.Ulta Concrete Evidence and The Jungle...
  • the young french bride
    on Oct 12, 2012 in chère Charlotte fiction
    A couple of weeks I ago I shared the imaginary correspondence between a very traditional mother and her soon-to-be-bride daughter.  Today the daughter is setting up home and maman would like to lend a helping hand... Ma très chère Charlotte,&n...
  • Vegetable Rice Soup ~ Recipe
    on Oct 11, 2012 in Soup Recipes Cooking
    There is no doubt about it........fall has arrived in the midwest. The leaves have changed colors and coats are definitely a must for outdoor play. For lunch the other day, the girls and I wanted something nice and warm and decided to whip up a quick...
  • obsessed with scarves
    on Oct 11, 2012 in Shopping
    After spotting this scarf a few weeks ago I have been on a mission to find some interesting scarves to update my wardrobe. I don't really have the budget to give my closet an overhaul - so adding in some scarves in modern colours will hopefully...
  • Mom Tip // Banana Popsicles
    on Oct 11, 2012 in Baking Oscar
    This may be the silliest post I'll ever do. But I decided to post it because it has been such a huge hit in our house.Last year when Oscar was teething my Mom froze some banana slices. They were the best for his poor teeth. Have you ever had frozen b...
  • I Can't Wait To Show You Oh I can't wait to show y'all this house.  Hope to have it photographed in the next month or so.  In the mean time here is a sneak peek of two final touches- new entry lights and an very handsome print for a little man.Images Marianne...
  • Jeter Day-To-Day With Bone BruiseFrom Mark Hale:There is a major question about Derek Jeter’s health right now.In the third inning of the Yankees’ 3-2, 12-inning victory over the Orioles last night, Jeter, who has been battling a late season, left-ankle bone bruise, fouled a bal...
  • RAAAAAAUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUULLLLL!!!!!For the tie...Your browser does not support iframes.... and the win!Your browser does not support iframes.And if you're interested, here are Sterling's calls.Your browser does not support iframes.
  • ALDS Game 4 Lineups: A-Rod Batting 5th
    on Oct 11, 2012 in 2012 Postseason 2012 ALDS The Lineup
    YANKEES (2-1)Derek Jeter DHIchiro Suzuki LFMark Teixeira 1BRobinson Cano 2BAlex Rodriguez 3BNick Swisher RFRussell Martin CCurtis Granderson CFJayson Nix SSPitching: RHP Phil HughesORIOLES (1-2)Nate McLouth LFJ.J. Hardy SSChris Davis RFAdam Jones CFM...
  • New Panels
    on Oct 10, 2012
    Like a breath of fresh air.Image Marianne Strong Interiors...
  • dahlias from my french gardenOne of the the cool things about writing a blog is that I can justify, to myself at least, taking half an hour out from work and fooling around with flowers in my garden.Today is grey, and damp, and sort of fuzzy, with a little normandy drizzle falli...
  • a château in normandyToday I am taking you to dream of living in the heart of Normandy, to a beautiful château with nothing but fields and private woodlands all around.   This beauty is further west from us, in a part of normandy known for its grand homes an...
  • {From Vintage Door to breakfast tray}
    on Oct 10, 2012
    Quick sneak peak at a little something my nephew and I whipped up last weekend...not sure I'll be able to part with it!
  • ALDS Game 3 Lineups
    on Oct 10, 2012 in 2012 Postseason 2012 ALDS The Lineup
    YANKEES (1-1)Derek Jeter SSIchiro Suzuki LFAlex Rodriguez DH (WHY!?!?!?!?)Robinson Cano 2BNick Swisher RFMark Teixeira 1BCurtis Granderson CFRussell Martin CEric Chavez 3BPitching: RHP Hiroki Kuroda ORIOLES (1-1)Nate McLouth LFJ.J. Hardy SSChris Davi...
  • Trip to Japan ~ Shopping Part 1
    on Oct 10, 2012
    I blogged about many different aspects of my Japanese trip... here comes the shopping part (Were you waiting for this?).Well, to tell you the truth I had a really busy day today. I am just going to share a one simple picture...Yes, books. Growing up...
  • Snapshot: Client Chair Detail
    on Oct 9, 2012
    The chair was beautiful to begin with, the cushion elevated it to a whole other level.  Rich and luxurious.
  • paris in the rain - drinking hot chocolate
    on Oct 9, 2012 in paris recipes
     It is tipping down with rain as I write and I find myself longing for a romantic rainy day in Paris. Paris in the rain makes me feel comforted and lazy and warm ...above all, paris in the rain makes me long to drink hot chocolate .....I ad...
  • Sewing for Birch Organic FabricsWow, this last week was probably one of the busiest I have had in a long time with all sorts of things going on..........whew, I'm exhausted just thinking about it. One of the projects on my to-do list was to finish some garments I designed for the B...
  • Client Paint
    on Oct 8, 2012 in Marianne Strong Interiors
    Sometimes paint is easy...sometimes for unknown reasons even the oldest tried and true colors turn...er fleshy, and the sampling takes on a life of its own.
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