We did it! Another year managing our physical and mental health despite nearly 2 years of a global pandemic. Zoom continues to be a constant companion and we’re still walking the neighborhood loop to shake us out of the digital … Continue reading
Tag Archives: New Year
Happy New Year from the Rietkerks
I write this just 2 weeks into January and Tim and I have fallen under the spell of the tidying-up trend. Marie Kondo’s decluttering method has quickly spread throughout the home—T-shirts have been folded into little packages and bedroom closets … Continue reading
The annual Christmas letter [don’t worry…we’re not as put together as we seem]
Greetings from The Rietkerks in Southern California! The Rietkerk family has landed and set up home in rolling hills of Southern California. It took longer than we had first hoped…more than 9 months of looking, evaluating, making a few offers … Continue reading
Happy New Year!
Greetings from the Cottage in the Pines! I’m sitting here on the eve of 2015 enjoying a warm glass of Glühwein and reminiscing over the past year. It seems so very Carolina to enjoy bright blue skies and temps in … Continue reading