Tablescapes, Here Comes Summer!

    Before I left for the city this week, I had to have some pre-summer fun, And get outside and play in the bright spring sun       I’m off to see baseball games and a 3rd birthday, but first I just had to set a seaside table today       Spring … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Seahorse

Last week we had Fun with Watermelon, experimenting with different mediums.  This week I intended to do a rough sketch to refer to as I painted a decorative board, but I ended up getting a little carried away… so you can see two very different versions of the seahorse, one in marker and ink, and … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Fresh Strawberry Dressing

  This is touted as the best strawberry dressing ever         And it couldn’t be easier         4 ingredients         A quick puree         Voilà! Fresh Strawberry Dressing!         This recipe is from Cooktoria, and Tania swears that it is … Continue reading

Creations, Birthday Bottles

      I am just crazy about this Birthday tissue paper, and bought it one day with no particular plan in mind…I also bought some other bright and happy prints and stashed them away for a future project         I also save interesting bottles, like this opaque black 19 Crimes Chardonnay…the … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, 1-2-3-4-5 Bagels!

    Let’s count to 5         1 Bowl 2 Hands 3 Ingredients 4 Bagels 5 Minutes         Yep, homemade bagels with 3 ingredients and 5 minute prep!         Mix the 0% Greek yogurt and self-rising flour together to make the batter         … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Southern Favorites for Masters Sunday

Sunday at the Masters is a big day at our house HH and HHjr are avid golfers and inherited the cherished tickets from HH’s father they love to go for the first few days of the tournament, but always come back before the last day     We gather around the TV to watch as … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Fun with Watermelon

We are going to paint today, but first I want to share where my watermelon inspiration came from…       The Traveling Tote gals decided to have a voluntary gift swap, and our fearless founder, Patti, paired us up         We were directed to send something representative of our home state … Continue reading

Party Panache, 1-2-3 Warm Figgy Bleu Cheese Dip

      We enjoyed beautiful weather over Easter weekend, warm temps, blue skies, and boat rides           The water was a rainbow of blues         When all the children are here, action is non stop           By the end of the day, the … Continue reading

The Organized Life, April Paint Bucket

Oh goodness, I feel a little bit like Alice, time is ticking and I’m late, I’m late!  But here is the Paint Bucket for April Remember you can always see photos of all these recipes and the ones from the months before on the Monthly Paint Pinterest Board here The flavor of the month for … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Grab-a-Snack Jars

This is a fun project, and you will love the convenience of having these snack jars to grab and take with you whether you are off to work, doing errands, or just going outside to enjoy Spring         You might be surprised at all the combos you can come up with from … Continue reading

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