Fearless Friday, Summer Sand Dollar Flag

Not much time for painting this week because I have been hauling tableware, baking cakes, harvesting pineapples, making signs & menus, lounging in the South Pacific     I also hung around Bloody Mary’s Bali Ha’i Bar     But! I did have time to put together a summer flag for Memorial Day     … Continue reading

Holidays, Reflections for Mother’s Day

  A quiet morning, when the world is just waking up       Is the perfect time for reflection…       Sometimes when the wind stops and the mind is quiet     Things become crystal clear     Some are oblivious and drive right by, but others stop and enjoy the sun’s … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Rose Topped Coconut Poke Bundt Cake

I’m not exactly sure where I will be for Mother’s Day this year so I decided to get myself a few flowers and bake a little cake, you know, just to indulge myself a little  take the pressure off my children… They will be chasing after their own children… So I created a little Mother’s … Continue reading

Holidays, Fry-Tot-To for Cinco de Mayo!

Are you gearing up for a Cinco de Mayo Fiesta?     HH & I had a little celebration earlier this week so I could share this fun “Fry-Tot-To” recipe     Just in time for Cinco de Mayo  🎉     We were celebrating a picture perfect day on the coast after a severe … Continue reading

Holidays, May Celebrations

My calendar says April 23… Is that right??? How can it be April 23!!! May is always a busy month, with the end of school, the approach of summer, parties, dance recitals and graduations… I am planning now so I can be ready for all the festivities, and have been looking over these holidays in … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Easter Birthday

  Welcome to an Easter birthday bash!     I combined some birthday things with my Easter stash     A perfect Spring day     for 2 celebrations, hooray!  🎉                             It was a great birthday!!       Confetti Birthday … Continue reading

Holidays, Happy Easter!

  Happy Easter!!     We’ve been hopping around with our 2 smallest bunnies this weekend     With a lot of great food coming off the grill and out of the kitchen     Many of these recipes will be coming up on the blog soon But right now, we’ve got eggs to find! … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Coconut Moussé with Bunny Ear Brittle

Bunny alert!     This dessert is so easy to make, so much fun to serve, and has infinite possibilities for variation     Just 4 ingredients: Jello instant pudding mix, Cool Whip whipped topping, milk, extract     Stir the milk into the pudding mix, add extract and fold in topping.  That’s it!   … Continue reading

Holidays, Easter Buffet Station & Coconut Pancakes

    I love to make things festive for holidays, and have been busy getting out carrots and bunnies     Pulling out seasonal decor can be a lot like getting a present, you open a box and there is that special something you totally forgot you had  😂       Like these carrots … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Beach Bunnies

We are only having 2 bunnies for Easter this year  🐇  🐰     Their cozy table for 2 will be very near         And they will be hopping and bouncing about,  no doubt!       More bunnies abound…     There’s lots to be found         Even … Continue reading

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