Fearless Friday, Summer Cottage & free printable

Are you familiar with Urban Sketching? It’s sketching on location, artists out and about in cities and towns, capturing life as it’s happening~ 2 of my favorite Urban Sketchers are Charlie Breen and Ian Fennelley Cabbagetown by Charlie Breen They have an incredibly loose style and add watercolor with abandon~ lines don’t have to be … Continue reading

Throwback Thursday, Wreath Re-do

I made a Crazy Daisy Wreath for May many moons ago, inspired by the creations of Patience Brewster It was full of daisies with faces a colorful owl, a bicycle, and an outdoor swing After a few Mays outside, the daisy ladies began to look a little tired and dirty and the owl migrated to … Continue reading

Creations, Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts

Mother’s Day is coming in just a few days, and if it has snuck up on you, here are some last minute gift ideas Flowers are always a great choice, and why not put them in an unexpected container, like a cute pitcher, to really make them special Match the flowers to the container for … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Cinco de Mayo

My family loves any excuse for a party, so we tend to celebrate any occasion that comes along… Saturday we had family and friends {everyone was vaccinated} over for a Kentucky Derby party on the patio Red roses in a silver champagne bucket, floppy hats and simple adult and kid friendly foods set on a … Continue reading

The Organized Life, May Paint Bucket

Happy May! Such a beautiful and fun filled month! We watched the Kentucky Derby yesterday with friends and are looking forward to Cinco de Mayo, Mother’s Day, beach time and Memorial Day Fry-Tot-To for Cinco de Mayo We will also be celebrating 2 birthdays… With so many diverse festivities on the horizon, I couldn’t decide … Continue reading