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.

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Sunday, January 20, 2013

january whites
of course Downton Abbey photo was shot in summertime...


Saturday, January 12, 2013


1. country living, from modern hepburn.
2. south riding, a film by the bbc, collage from kris atomic

~~~ thank goodness ~~~

Monday, January 7, 2013

Friday, January 4, 2013