the vintage home

And me with all this lemon balm… and parsley….

Hey kittens! Hope you all are faring well! I’m back in Nashville and loving the weather! Turns out, my herbs were loving the weather as well! I came back to a veritable jungle of herbs that were swallowing up my poor roses. Step one of the rose clinic: clear out... read more

New sewing room and overdue mini-house tour!

Greetings earthlings! I’m back from a few days in Memphis for birthday celebrating! If ya’ll follow me on Instagram you may have seen some of the pictures. It was the best birthday EVER! We found a charming little cottage on airbnb.com that’s... read more

Patio Gardening Gone Wild…

Hello songbirds! Just a quick check in with a post that is neither fish nor fowl… err… fabric nor yarn… it’s ROSES!! Spring seems to have sprung in Nashville. Although, honestly, what do I know? This is my first spring here. But it’s... read more

Vintage Sewing Needle Books… best. present.ever.

Good morning goatlings! How many of ya’ll are in love with goats? I’ve been harboring a goat avarice that is surpassing my wistfulness for chickens that lay blue eggs and Bengal kittens. In any case… Here’s the post I MEANT to do the other day!... read more

New dresser. New puppy. New hair.

Hey y’all. I’ve clawed my way out of the oblivion of too much time spent working to check on the world of the googles and assorted interweb friends. But enough about me. Let’s talk about my new franken-dresser-craigslist find. I’ve been... read more

Sneak peek! Poker Room

Hey y’all! I finally wrangled the poker room I’ve made mention of into some semblance of order. There’s a lot still not done – the big projects are finishing & waxing the OUTSIDE of the sideboard, followed by more interior painting and... read more

about patty

Hi there! I’m Patty. I’m a writer, maker and creative entrepreneur living on the road with my husband and Peppermint the basset hound. Read the blog for tutorials, tricks and inspiration. Visit the online shop to check out our handcrafted soaps, candles, cool finds and more. Curious about our experiment in teeny-living? Then read more about #vanlife! Are you a business owner? I also work with indie retail and creative business owners to build beautiful social media platforms, websites and email marketing programs.

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