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Little Weekend Links 10 - Little Observationist
“Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire: it is the time for home.” – Edith Sitwell And as such, most of this week has been spent indoors, devouring pages of a book I’m about to finish, studying Spanish, talking about our upcoming wedding and visitors, working on two guest posts for other blogs, thinking of ideas for a submission to a Women’s travel writing series and sneaking downstairs to Bumpkin for a mid-January treat. My favourite little things from the past week? The orange reflection of the setting sun in puddles below an office window; a letter from my grandma; the first instalment of a birthday present of monthly random independent magazines from two great friends; a bright blue sky last Saturday and an hour browsing through my favourite bookshop, Daunt. Here are a few links for your weekend: An interesting article about a guy who bought a house in detroit for $500 with the intention of fixing it up without taking out any loans. “It was just a clapboard shell filled with trash on a crumbling foundation. I’m talking chest-high piles …