Recipe Box, Italian Sandwich Ring with Smokey Pimiento Cheese

  Originally when I was developing this recipe, I was thinking I’d make a savory version of a King cake for Mardi Gras         But since Mardi Gras is way yesterday, I decided to just call it an Italian Sandwich Ring         It is actually similar to a New … Continue reading

The Organized Life, March Paint Bucket

March is such a fun month, Mardi Gras this year, and St. Patrick’s Day, AND Spring! As a nod to both holidays and the beginning of a fresh season, I chose golden lemons to be highlighted this March The flavor of the month is Lemon 🍋 You can see photos and links for these inspiration … Continue reading

Tales of the Traveling Tote #18, Tropical Marina

  Happy March! If you’re here for Fearless Friday, it posted early this week, you can see Draw a Rose here 🌹 March 1 means it’s time for another Tale of the Traveling Tote! Join us as we share our latest adventures with our McKenzie-Childs totes in hand         Miss Coquille and … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Fast & Loose Watercolor

  I have a severe case of Spring Fever which I am treating with flowers!     When I ran across the photo below I just had to paint these colorful glads!   {source Home Depot}     I haven’t painted with watercolors in a while and decided a fast and loose approach was the … Continue reading

Creations, St. Patrick’s Day Basket

  St. Patrick’s Day is a big event at our house No we’re not Irish… It’s my granddaughter CC’s birthday ☘️       She is going to be 6!!       Where does time go? Maybe the leprechauns can slow it down!       Knowing it was going to be a rainy … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Pink Kisses

  Happy Valentine’s Day!         My sweet daughter and son in law gave me these gorgeous flowers last weekend         Pinky red tulips and a hydrangea, plus a white and pale pink hydrangea, in a frosted hot pink vase… Swoon!         Tones of red, pinks and … Continue reading

Holidays, Galentine’s Gifts

  I have received some wonderful gifts from my girlfriends lately and thought it would be fun to share them with you in case you need a gift idea for the Galentines in your life…         The other day I found a package in my mailbox, and opened it to find this … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, This Little Piggy

  All of a sudden I am all about pigs in this “Year of the Pig!”       So when I saw that Pig was a prompt for February 5 for the February Doodlewash Art Challenge I couldn’t wait to get started!         This Little Piggie was so simple to do, … Continue reading

Holidays, Valentine’s Day The Easy Way

It’s all about Valentine’s Day this week with a Valentine Tablescape Blog Hop, a buffet of ideas for beautiful, romantic, sweet or fun ways to set your table for Valentine’s Day ❤️   You can enjoy a lot of Valentine fun without working too hard…         You know the old saying, “The … Continue reading

Fearless Friday on Thursday, Pink Flower Therapy!

  Welcome to Fearless Friday on Thursday this week, tomorrow I will be participating in a special edition of the Tales of the Traveling Tote Adventures, sharing photos of where in the world we have taken a favorite piece of MacKenzie-Childs tableware It is going to be a lot of fun!       I … Continue reading

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