Tablescapes, a Trip to the South Pacific

I thought we’d take a little trip today, how about joining me in the South Pacific? The inspiration for this table and bar was the Broadway show, South Pacific This post was originally part of a tablescape hop 4 years ago To celebrate New York’s reopening and the beginning of Summer I thought it would … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Spring Blooms in the Dining Room

I was planning to make Spring wreath for my front door, but I found this one at HomeGoods for less than what it would cost to make one But before I hang it outside, I decided to enjoy it inside for a while I took it into the dining room… And proceeded to fill the … Continue reading

Home Decor, Chandy Ideas for Spring & May holidays

Bring Spring into your dining room with a floral chandy First came a mossy vine garland Then a garland of pink blooms {50% off at Hobby Lobby!} Then a few purple blooms from a faux bouquet I snipped the blooms leaving a 2 inch stem, and just tucked them into the garlands A vase of … Continue reading

Creations, Floral Ice Cream Cone

Welcome to the March edition of the monthly Creative Craft Hop hosted by Andrea from Design Morsels Welcome readers, friends, and visitors from Chas Crazy Creations! Chas shared a very cute and easy bunny craft and today I’m going to share an easy craft too… an ice cream cone made with faux flowers You can … Continue reading

Home Decor, Ode to the Chef

My kitchen is really my son’s domain… By day he’s a residential contractor, but nights and weekends he is all about cooking My art studio is in an space just off the kitchen and the top of my desk is a favorite spot for a seasonal or themed display I recently created a kitchen themed … Continue reading

Creations, Spring Things!

These past few winter days have made many of us a little crazy… In the South there’s a famous saying So I’m embracing crazy today with crazy Spring recipes and crafts, it’s time to have some fun! Hop into Spring with a Cottontail Cocktail, it’s made with cake flavored vodka {or milk for a no … Continue reading

Creations, Sweetheart Bottle Vase

Today I’m joining my clever crafting friends for the monthly Creative Craft Blog Hop! Thank you Andrea, our hostess, from Design Morsels Are you coming from Chas’ Crazy Creations? She always comes up with the best ideas! I’m in the Valentine mood this week, so I am sharing a decorated bottle vase perfect for a … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Spring Chickens

As much as I want the calendar to slow down I’m getting tired of seeing snowmen around Their jolly faces kept me happy during the January cold But let’s face it, I’m ready for Spring to unfold! I received this fabulous Royal Check stand in December Wow, the last time I was so excited, I … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Simple Painted Snowmen

These jolly snowmen can be created with just a few brushstrokes Here’s how they look on stemware If you paint on glass or dishware, you must use paint made for glassware These are the types of brushes I used to paint them These are the 3 designs we’ll be painting today “Happy Snowmen” have their … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Baby it’s Cold Outside!

Brrr, Baby it’s cold outside! So let’s join the snowmen keeping cozy inside… It’s been so cold in Alabama even the wine is wearing a fur coat! The snowmen are having a grand old time They’re ready for hot chocolate or a glass of wine Rosy pink roses are as pink as their cheeks And … Continue reading