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The owl was THAT long ago 🤦‍♀️? I’m so happy for you that your HOME is drawing near. Xx

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WHAT EVEN IS TIME?!

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You have no idea how hard my covid-addled brain has tried to get a TARDIS gif in here.

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I nearly choked on my hot chocolate reading that 🤣

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Oct 11, 2023Liked by Susannah Conway

“a complicated ache”… thank you for this wording, dear Susannah. I feel that complicated ache too ❤️

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Thank you, Sheena, I see you ❤️

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Oct 11, 2023Liked by Susannah Conway

Your Pinterest home looks so cosy and gorgeous. A red theme sprinkled throughout too ❤️

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I had a red wall when in my first post-bereavement home in 2005. Haven't recreated it since, but it's coming for sure!

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Oct 11, 2023Liked by Susannah Conway

"So this home I picture is all mine. Every book, every chair, every speck of dust." OMG this is so exactly what I needed to read right now. I'm at a slightly different point, more like a crisis point, because I'm struggling with maintaining that feeling of "me" in my nest as I consider merging treasures and personal space with another who does NOT share my sense of esthetic. Haven't spent a lifetime building a nest, then divorcing in my 50s and losing that nest, then finding a small cosy new nest and making it my own, I'm feeling ungrounded and a little lost when I should be feeling incredibly happy because I've finally found "my person." I don't know the answer, but your post somehow gave me comfort. So thank you!

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This probably won't help, but if i was to meet someone special in the coming years we'd live in separate houses for sure ;-)

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Oct 11, 2023Liked by Susannah Conway

That's currently my plan!

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yes queen! 👏❤️

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was distracted per a personal matter & so an hour later found your story on my screen, just where I’d left you

& started again.. more with curiosity about the photo matrix & looked closer with eyes on

as one who’s done lots of architectural assignments might .. and went looking for the sideboards !

Fine work ! I like / love being surprised .. & good for yer mom too ! 🦎🏴‍☠️

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Thank you, Thomas!

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When's this ADHD housewarming then? 😉❤️

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Just the thought of trying to organise that is exhausting me 😂

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Don’t worry, none of us would show up anyway. 😄

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🤣

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Hahahaha so true 🤣

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Why am I not surprised you'd like to have a red wall? :) I always wanted a brick wall and a red wall and I made both of them come true and both of them were painted by me. Better a drawn brick than no brick at all :D Wishing you your dream come true before this Christmas.

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Ohh, how lovely! And thank you love! It's going to be at least a year to everything in place, but the dreaming starts NOW 😍

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Universe has a way of surprising us, doesn't it? ;) But if there's something you haven't shared then I am just really excited for and with you! <3

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Oct 11, 2023Liked by Susannah Conway

Love the photos and that you've shifted to a richer red!

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Oct 11, 2023Liked by Susannah Conway

You sound happy Susannah, I'm glad for you.

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Congratulations on finding your new home! What an exciting time.

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Thank you love! Haven't found the house yet, but the location is definitely right ❤️

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Oct 11, 2023Liked by Susannah Conway

Loved this piece Susannah. My favourite this far. We are currently getting ready to sell a family home and move to a new lifestyle. I hope I feel the way you do.

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You've got this, love! 🙌

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Oct 11, 2023Liked by Susannah Conway

I love this for you and feel it with every fibre of my being. I can see you there already <3

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thank you, lil sis xxx

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How is it that "countless side tables found in markets" makes a house feel like a home? They sure do, though. ☺️ Can't wait to see where you land!

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I see you and celebrate you, Susannah. I've long followed your journey and am thrilled for this next chapter. I'm on a similar path, feeling called to a place that has always called me and that I believe is the right next step after four years of illness, cancer, divorce, and finally, glorious rebirth. Thank you for sharing your heart and inspiring me always. xo

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Sometimes a home needs YOU. The amount of events that had to happen for me to be in the home I am in is astounding. And it all hinged on one moment...and curiosity. Finding what a house needs once you get there is the other half of making it a home...and it’s so incredibly rewarding to see a house “light up” because you are there and you are listening. Love how much you already love the house that is waiting for you❤️

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The light through those big white windows is 🤤 Calling all this in for you too love!

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