Beanstalk Juliet Rome lifestyle blog
Aspiration, Garden, Ideals

JACK, LOSS AND THE BEANSTALK

I spent this cold morning thinking about Edison bistro lights, white geraniums, white bacopa, ivy and the 2020 annual of the year, Euphorbia. Diamond Snow grows densely rounded. Diamond Frost, to which last year’s growing adventure attests, will weave and poke its bright spirit into anything. And somehow that all…

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Aspiration, Ideals, Lifestyle

THE CURATED LIFE

I need to finish paginating (appropriating pages of content) a 56-page magazine for a client today. Our senior art director declared he won’t design another page without knowing what he’s got to work with. He’s dual-designed every page he’s touched as both left- and right-facing because I haven’t done what…

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Sun Peaking Through Juliet Rome High Street Photo
Aspiration, Ideals

SUN PEEKING THROUGH

I said hello early at the crest of the street. Brisk, isn’t it, I said, annoyed I was up and out so early and not wearing enough layers for the temperature. Yes, I love it, she replied from under her cap with the fur ball pom. Turning back, my ugh…

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Chandelier in middle of Juliet Rome Lifestyle
Aspiration

IN THE MIDDLE OF

I planted Pennisetum xadvena “Fireworks” fountain grass in the middle of red million bells. I got on the elevator with Bonnie this morning, pulling my mask up and in place because our neighbor got on too with her two elderly pups. “I slept in,” said this woman we discovered has…

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