Recipe Box, Raspberry Sorbet

My oldest grandson, 12, is homeschooling this Fall, and one of the perks is the addition of credited life learning lessons, after “school,” electives like art, home economics and cooking! Super Boy’s mother arranged for a weekly art class given by a friend, with several cousins participating HHjr volunteered his cooking skills to teach his … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Thanksgiving on a small scale

I have heard from so many people that they are having small Thanksgiving celebrations this year… or perhaps no celebration at all, just a normal dinner with their spouse or immediate family, or perhaps with a friend or little Indian… Well that hurts my holiday loving heart! So I rounded up some of my favorite … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Painting Pilgrims and Thanksgiving Vignettes

Today we’re going to paint some easy pilgrim people and other Thanksgiving things so you can make place cards, paint a platter, a pitcher or glasses, or whatever you can think of! This platter features a border of pilgrims, turkeys and pumpkins and I am going to show you how easy it is to recreate … Continue reading

Caramel Drizzled Pecan Bread Pudding

Let me just mention that this bread pudding is so most and flavorful it doesn’t even need a caramel drizzle… But hey, if you’re going to splurge and have bread pudding, a little drizzle of caramel or even better, salted caramel, is going to take it over the top! Here’s the good news, this bread … Continue reading

The Organized Life, November Paint Bucket

I know we are all shocked it is November already! As crazy and hard as 2020 has been, I can’t believe that it has gone by sooo fast! So here we are, onto the holidays! This month’s Paint Bucket is full of Thanksgiving and late fall appropriate recipes, savory dishes full of vegetables and sweeter … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Happy Halloween and a Pitcher of Flowers

Happy Halloween, Day of the Dead, and All Saints Day! If you celebrate Halloween are you expecting Trick or Treaters? Trick or Treaters Have you carved pumpkins and hung spooky spider webs? Does your house look haunted and creepy? I was feeling especially Witchy the other day… When I feel Witchy, I paint flowers! Let’s … Continue reading

Creations, Fall Signs and Spoon Faces

Welcome to the Monthly Creative Craft Blog Hop Thank you Andrea of Design Morsels for hosting this great hop Are you ready for some incredible Fall and Holiday Inspirations? Great, because we have plenty for you!! All the links and craft sources can be found at the end of the post I decided to make … Continue reading

Holidays, Adventures with Skellie!

“hey Gigi, can we get out the skeleton? asked Big E “Sure!” I said, “Where do you want to put him?” “Well…. I dunno…what do you think Gigi?” “It’s supposed to rain alot this week, so probably inside somewhere is best” “I know!!!” he exclaimed “Let’s put him in the bathtub!” he said “Do you … Continue reading

Tablescapes, A Fall Table for All Occasions

Welcome to the final week of “There’s No Place Like Home” Autumn Blog Hop Thank you Rachelle for 5 Fabulous weeks of Fall Inspirations! This week we are sharing Autumn tablescapes If you are coming from karinskottage and her beautiful Autumn table, Welcome! This table can be used for any fall occasion, dinner with friends, … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Pumpkins, Polka Dots and Pointy Shoes!

Welcome to the annual Halloween Tablescape Blog Hop hosted by Chloe from Celebrate & Decorate! If you’re coming from At Home With Jemma  Welcome! Our regular Take-out Tuesday will be back next week, but today is all about happy and cute Halloween fun! We have sat at this foyer table almost every Halloween night, anxiously … Continue reading