Compartmentalizing the Sacred Spaces

As my friends know, I consider the Open Floor Plan to be a plague spot on American architecture, and it’s a plague that continues to spread. The home I recently purchased in Suffolk has lots and lots of walls and a few doors, and I’m a big fan of walls and...

Two Months Since My Last Blog…

This Christmas, my second as a widow, was a vast improvement over my first (last year). This year, my three daughters made the long trek to my recently acquired home in Suffolk, Virginia and we had a lovely time together on Christmas morning. This morning (Wednesday),...

Housing Rosemary, Part III

We’re sneaking up on 11 months since I moved into my rental home, and never in a million years did I think that I’d remain in this little rental for this long. I was quite confident that I’d find my new “forever home” lickety split....