Holidays, Christmas in July, Holiday Jump Start

When I walked into Hobby Lobby last week and saw the employees filling up the shelves with Christmas and holiday items I was shocked…not that I don’t realize that stores, especially craft stores, start pushing holidays early… I think I was surprised that summer was already starting to wind down! Well, if you can’t fight … Continue reading

Party Panache, Summer Holiday Week

  It’s been a busy 1st week of July         If you celebrate the 4th, I hope you had a fun filled time!         Everyone lines up on our street for our annual community 4th of July parade          Vintage cars         Patriotic … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Fresh Strawberry Cake

        Summer strawberries, yum!         These berries were on the over ripe side, so I decided to chop them up and let them marinate with sugar and bake them in a cake         If you have time, put them in the refrigerator to sit overnight and … Continue reading

Holidays, Star Spangled Buffet

  🇺🇸 Happy July 4th! 🇺🇸         This buffet on the kitchen will be getting a lot of action over the next few days!         Tonight we’re grilling burgers, corn on the cob and then fresh Strawberry Cake for dessert           Then we’ll get into … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Flip Flops, Firecrackers & Flags

Welcome to the Red White & Blue Tablescape hop! Chloe from Celebrate & Decorate has gathered a creative group of tablescapers to provide inspirations for summer entertaining!       I splurged a little with some new things for our summer dining at the beach         Flags are waving everywhere!     … Continue reading

Holidays, 4th Food, Tables & Crafts

  Let’s talk Pinterest for a minute I LOVE Pinterest, and yes it can be addicting and a time sucker, but it’s also full of ideas for just about anything you can think of, and my favorite thing about Pinterest is using it as a personal organizational tool Instead of trying to keep ideas floating … Continue reading

Tablescape, Fishing for Father’s Day

  Happy Father’s Day!         Fishing is a very big deal to some special Dad’s I know         I set a table for them so my love for them could show         It’s full of all kinds of fishy things         Fish plates, … Continue reading

Creations, Red, White & Beach Tree

Do you celebrate Flag Day and the 4th of July? I decided it would be fun to have a red white and blue tree for the summer holidays and was doubly inspired by some of my favorite blogging friends who are having a Patriotic Friday with Tree Classics Blog Hop.  Be sure to see Jen … Continue reading

Holidays, Mother’s Day

  Happy Mother’s Day!! I am going to shower you with flowers!                                               May your day be filled with happiness ❤️

Holidays, Mother’s Day Brunch

  Will you be celebrating Mother’s Day next Sunday?       Mine will be quiet, with just HH We are so lucky that our children live near by, we get to see them all the time They all will be busy with end of the school year parties and activities next weekend, so we … Continue reading

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