Creations, Birthday Bottles

      I am just crazy about this Birthday tissue paper, and bought it one day with no particular plan in mind…I also bought some other bright and happy prints and stashed them away for a future project         I also save interesting bottles, like this opaque black 19 Crimes Chardonnay…the … Continue reading

Party Panache, 1-2-3 Warm Figgy Bleu Cheese Dip

      We enjoyed beautiful weather over Easter weekend, warm temps, blue skies, and boat rides           The water was a rainbow of blues         When all the children are here, action is non stop           By the end of the day, the … Continue reading

Holidays, A different kind of Carrot Cake!

Happy Easter!       We had a community Easter Egg hunt Saturday, all the little bunnies were so adorable Baskets in hand, my bunnies patiently waited for the hunt to begin…     For our celebration we had a “Carrot” cake         This is not your traditional carrot cake, this is … Continue reading

Party Panache,Monte Cristo Mini Danish

This is a little twist on the ever favorite Monte Cristo sandwich, perfect for breakfast or brunch, lunch or parties         You can serve them with jam on the side         Or on the top         A lovely little nosh!         All you … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Bunny Bash and Spring Table Hop Round-up

When my “city” bunnies heard they would not be needed this Easter, they decided to throw a bash of their own!       They hung the wreath on the door and put out the Busy Bunny Easter Grass Tree         They gathered colorful eggs and grasses         Nests … Continue reading

Party Panache, Donut Party

  When I made a Donut Cake a few weeks ago, I had no idea CC was having a donut themed birthday party!       “hey mom,  I ordered some lollipops, like the ones in this picture, for party favors, any ideas how I can display them?” asked DD “I could always do this … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Lemon Mini Muffins

I’m usually not a big muffin fan, but these babies are so good they are simply irresistible!         I stumbled across this recipe from Simply Stacie, and instantly decided I had to make them right away           You probably have all the ingredients in your pantry, Sour cream … Continue reading

Holidays, Crazy for Carrots and an Easter Egg Tree

  Have you hopped into Easter yet?       I have been gathering my eggs and bunnies, starting to get ready for lots of family coming for Spring Break & Easter         HH just loves this pencil tree that we’ve had up since early December         We decided … Continue reading

Party Panache, Sugared Lemon Donut Cake

  It seems like donuts are all the rage these days   Donut Shop pillow     Donut pillows, donut themed parties, crocheted donuts, Donut everything!   Powdered Sugar Snowmen Treats     Donut cakes all over Pinterest have been tempting me         I just had to make one!       … Continue reading

Holidays, Keeper of the Cloth Table & St. Patrick’s Day Round-up

I got really lucky last year when I found a very special package in my mailbox, the Lucky Traveling Shamrock Table Topper!         This festive vintage topper, covered with shamrocks and Celtic knots, began it’s journey In the Middle of Nowhere from Marigene.  You can see her original tablescape here.  She passed … Continue reading

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