Creations & Home Decor, Fall Football, Sunflower & Pumpkins

  With Labor Day in the rearview mirror and a lovely few days to myself, it was time to have a little decorating fun at the beach house         As much as I enjoyed the “Life is a Beach” Tree, now it’s time to change things up a bit with fall, football … Continue reading

Tales of The Traveling Tote #20, Come September

  Welcome to another adventure of the Traveling Totes Before we get started please keep in mind all those in Florida and the Southeast that are being impacted by Hurricane Dorian…my family is sending many prayers as we appear to be out of harm’s way this time, but have been in the path far too … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Tide Pride Snack Bowl

  You know the South is crazy for football In my household it’s Alabama all the way         Today we’re going to customize a snack bowl for game day         I found this snack helmet at Target on clearance last winter and snatched it up you can get one … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Summer Goodbye

  This is officially the last summer weekend around here, Next weekend is Labor Day in the USA, a holiday, Plus the start of college football and lots of good cheer             Labor Day is considered the beginning of Fall, even though our temperatures won’t be dropping much at all… … Continue reading

Creations and Home Decor, Fall Decor Ideas and Crafts

  I spent last weekend in a decorating flurry         It wasn’t really planned…         I decided to pop into Hobby Lobby and see what was going on…         There were pumpkins, leaves, scarecrows, sunflowers, oh my!!! So hard to believe, a few weeks ago it … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Late Summer Garden

    Oh sweet Summer, how have you gone by so fast? πŸ…Β  How I wish Summer produce could last and last! 🌽         Welcome to Celebrate and Decorate’s Late Summer Tablescape Hop! Our temps in Alabama have been hovering around the 100s this week so let’s dine inside away from the … Continue reading

Creations, Sunflower Door Basket

  When I got back to the city a few days ago, I was itching to fill my house with fresh sunflowers and start transitioning my decor to late summer/early fall         I had an idea rolling around in my head for a sunflower door decoration, and decided to poke around my … Continue reading

Tablescapes, August Alfresco

  “Ohhh, that’s so pretty!” CC exclaimed as she bounced up the stairs from the pool         Smiling, I said “Thank you!”         “What are you doing Gigi?” asked Charlie Brown         “I’m setting the table for dinner,” I replied         “Are we … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Pineapple Island

  My grandsons, Super Boy & Big E, are in Hawaii with their mom for 3 weeks We miss them so much!           In an effort to feel a little closer to them, I created a little Hawaiian feel on the beach house island         Pineapples, a tropical … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Birds of Paradise

  Hurricane Barry chased me off the coast for a week or so, our area didn’t experience any effects except rain, but sincere prayers go out to everyone impacted by the terrible flooding and destruction that occurred and is still occurring…         One of the first things I like to do when … Continue reading

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