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Furoshiki wrap of face mist

Learning furoshiki, the art of Japanese gift wrap

And it’s really an art. Whether you’re wrapping simple gifts with cloth, or using elaborately printed paper fastened with just one piece of tape, the Japanese style of gift wrap is deceptively simple. Rush, and you’ll end up with a mess. It takes patience, lots of trial and error, and rather nimble fingers to get it right. Youtube videos are also great 😀

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Natural skincare with curious birman cat

Birmans are such curious creatures

Settling in for a quiet Saturday with some of my favorite things. The Two Fine Rascals have been mighty curious lately whenever there’s a camera out 😼 FS takes a look around whenever there’re flowers out, and MK is always attracted to food.

In love with Patchouli

Sometimes you can fall in love with a name. That happened with Patchouli. It conjures up images of slow living – days filled with great friends in a rambling country manor, enjoying wholesome food, wine, basking in cool breezes and the warm sun.

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