These are not going to be artistic photos, oh no. But at the moment, we are in the middle of an abysmal heat wave, and the days are long and unpacking has come to something of a halt, and I discovered tonight that take-out pizza and several glasses of chilled white wine can go a long, long way to making Bob Marley suddenly sound like a really good music choice while cleaning up after dinner, and in general, of making the mood lighten. It also makes things like detangling your five year-old’s seriously tangled hair seem really easy instead of really hard. And that same wine also makes me say: “Sure, you can wear your plaid Christmas dress that you just pulled out of a storage box to the backyard movie night tonight at our neighbor’s house. You look great!” Why not?
Here are some doors and windows in our new house, which I would probably never post if not for having had those few glasses of white wine. I hope I don’t regret this: