The Outdoor Movie Experience in December

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Walking past the Olive Black Martini Bar in Richmond, IL. I love a good saxophone player.

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Richmond, IL, Outside Movie “It’s A Wonderful Life” shown on 12/2/2017.

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Richmond, IL, Outside Movie “It’s A Wonderful Life” on 12/2/2017.

Finery & Finishes Boutique and The Richmond Brathaus treated everyone to a unique experience last night. Throngs of people came out on an especially warm December night to watch “It’s A Wonderful Life” outside. People brought lawn chairs, blankets, sleeping bags, Thermoses and an optimistic attitude. It was really fun!

December at Fox and Finch Antiques

I put the exterior Christmas decorations together this year with garage sale ornaments, wreaths and garland. Plus, a lot of hot glue sticks and burnt fingers. Every year, I make a wreath with vintage ornaments found over the summer. I was … Continue reading

Sehnsucht Christmas Memories

Decorating my Christmas wreath last week in kitschy 1950’s and 60’s ornaments brought nostalgic and bittersweet family memories  to mind. There is a German word that best describes my thoughts that day. We don’t have an English word for it. … Continue reading