Welcome to Lydia McCauley's Garden of Simples Blog

The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get from it, but what they become by it. - John Ruskin

Lydia McCauley and Kurt Scherer are owners of STONEHOUSE ARTIFACTS, offering Treasures from Colonial India. Online Here.

Our shop is located in Bellingham, Washington. We welcome you to come and visit our small estate, enjoy the grounds and share a cup of Chai.

Thursday, July 19, 2012


{ I had a dream that I should have a Sale! } 

25% OFF of everything even sale items. Use coupon code DREAMSALE1 at checkout. You must you use the code to get the discount! 

Sale ends July 26! Doesn't apply to shipping charges.

FREE LYDIA MCCAULEY CD with any purchase of $35.00 or over. There are five CDs available through this shop - please let me know if you have a preference. One CD per customer. Limited time only.

Sunday, July 8, 2012

Summer has finally arrived!  I went out this morning and picked lavender and herbs.  I wait all year for this!

Friday, July 6, 2012

New items from Garden of Simples.  Vintage Silver.  Wood.  Whites.  

Vintage Elfin Goblets...

Vintage Shell Platter of Generous Size...

Vintage Wooden Basket - Carry All...

Vintage Wedding Goblets...

And Lots more at Garden of Simples.