Tablescapes, Halloween Fun

A little Halloween fun from the archives today, Crazy for Candy Corn! Bottoms up!       The candy corn craziness has begun!         The witch has tossed her hat aside and is deep in a margarita grande glass of candy corn!         Dive in a grab some!   … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Trick or Treat Buffet

A little Halloween fun today, to get you in the mood, how about a Trick or Treat Buffet!         Help yourself to this spooky candy spread, and watch out for spider webs overhead!         Lights and candles set the scene         It won’t be long now … Continue reading

Holidays, Happy Labor Day!

  Labor Day weekend marks the end of summer in the US and the change to the fall season         We are in the midst of celebrating many things this weekend, yesterday was all about football, and today is all about family and being together       Labor Day weekend also … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Peachy Chicken Chalupas for National Eat a Peach Day

ย  Happy “National Eat a Peach Day” As summer winds down, juicy ripe fresh peaches are getting harder to find, especially in the South, but with this recipe you can enjoy peachy flavor any time of year This recipe is one of my favorites from the archives, and perfect for busy back to school days … Continue reading

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         ย 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

  ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Happy July 4th! ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ         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

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