lamp-shade

How to dim the light with style

We moved the furniture around again. What used to be the dining room which overlooks the garden is now the family room. Since it is adjacent to the kitchen, when the door of the room is ajar and the pendant lights over the … [Read more...]

Lights, scents and home accessories

I would have posted photos of loots from our most recent trips to Dapitan and Tiendesitas but, quite unexpectedly, I got sick on December 23 and I didn't feel better until late evening on Christmas day. It was a quiet house … [Read more...]

Mom and Dad bedroom

It is the master bedroom but I don't like calling it that because it implies that the other bedrooms (or its occupants) are somehow inferior. So I call it the Mom and Dad bedroom. It has a bow window that looks out on the … [Read more...]

table-floor-lamps

Matching floor and table lamps

When we moved in, the only lights in the living room were seven halogen bulbs in brass fixtures on the ceiling. We rarely turned them on because the power consumption gave us nightmares. We entertained a lot of ideas about … [Read more...]