Tuesday, October 18, 2011

On Making a New Home



Life has been a different story lately. New neighbors, new light, a new beat, a kitchen window. Paying closer attention to things that were missed before, priorities rearranged, lifey-er, peaceful-er, free-er, relax-ier despite growing bills, tension in the city, a softer energy harder to report or take a picture of but not much of a reason to do either.

We are self-contained but not alone, happy because we are grateful and growing easier, difficulties be damned.

We have work to do and sleep to sleep and love to love and ideas to think and that's about it.

10 comments:

elizabeth said...

Wishing you every happiness in your new home -- it looks home-y already.
Hope to see you when you are settled.

oxox

Tracey said...

There you are!!

"Love to love . . ." Perfect.

Happy Autumn! A great time for new beginnings.

xo Tracey

Cindy said...

we haven't moved, but i understand exactly what your saying. your new place looks wonderful!

flwrjane said...

I already feel at home, and this is my first visit.

if the cats happy .....

xo jane

What Possessed Me said...

I love your new crib. Maybe it's the Wisteria Snow - I don't know.

Cindy said...

I love these little peeks :)
I'm glad things are settling and getting cozier.
I hate moving, it throws me off what little game I have, ha!
This post makes me want to take a nap...I mean that in the best of ways.

mosey said...

well put. :)

Bonbon Oiseau said...

thanks everyone...!

molly said...

excellent. im loving the new home. and it's inspiring me to re-create our home. we're not moving anytime soon, though we talk about it every week. i think what we need is a complete overhaul of what we have. and then some love to love.

Bonbon Oiseau said...

the overhaul is pretty good Moll. the shedding takes some pounds off and some luggage away. our idea was to "pack like we're moving to Africa". we didn't exactly do that but we're making some room for some new memories and that.

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