Not Looking for “Just a Buyer”

Boy, it has been a week. On Monday, we met with our real estate to sign the papers to list our beloved octagon barn for sale. I called my staff to let them know:  one sounded thrilled for me; the other sounded uncertain. Tuesday, the For Sale sign went up. In front of...

On Gardens and Dads

Father’s Day lands in the most luxurious time of the year.  The third Sunday in June – this year being the summer solstice – arrives with trees in full leaf but not yet damaged by tar spots or caterpillars; many shrubs are loaded with...

The New Adventure Begins

Note:  This Blog starts out gloomy, but has a happy ending.  The New Adventure Begins Spring 2020 has not unfurled the way we had anticipated.  It is now the end of May and we are just opening.  However, our business is not the same as we planned in March. Over the...

Blanket Ladder Highlights Decor

If you have been wanting to create a blanket ladder,  here are some ideas for you.   My son, Aaron Wilkins,  created some sturdy, rustic blanket ladders for some of my workshops.  I have five left, so if you want to create one contact me. I was spurred on to create...