Party Panache, Easy Ideas for Football Gatherings

Football season is big around here, and even though this year our gatherings will be very small and safe, we are still going to enjoy football food and cheer for our favorite teams! A big game for our family is coming up this weekend, Alabama vs Ole Miss DD went to Ole Miss and HHjr … Continue reading

Creations, Glamorous Gold Bottle

Welcome to the 4th week of There’s No Place Like Home Autumn Blog Hop! Thank you Rachelle of My Hubbard Home for hosting If you’re coming from First Day of Home Welcome! And if you’re here to see Fall crafts you are in for a treat You can visit all of my talented crafty blog … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Slow Cooker Creamy Potato & Corn Soup and Broccoli Mushroom Pastries

It is feeling like Fall more and more in the South Sunday I played in the kitchen, putting a comfort soup in the slow cooker and making pastries filled with broccoli, mushrooms and cheese I wanted to make HHjr a welcome back dinner, he was returning from another weekend of hard work on the coast, … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Harvest Patio

First, a little update from the coast… Our neighbor found our little boat 3 lots down under trees and bushes sooo sad…😢 It has been a long and stressful two weeks but we’re making progress, our big boat has been transported to the dealership for repairs, I have filed the insurance claims, gotten approval for … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Fall Bounty

Happy October! I’ve been having fun painting Fall and Halloween themes “Off to the County Fair,” watercolor and ink ” The Witch’s House,” ink, marker and colored pencil “Harvest,” ink, colored pencil Earlier this week I enjoyed creating a cornucopia of Fall’s bounty This was inspired by this beautiful MacKenzie-Childs pillow I changed a few … Continue reading

The Organized Life, October Paint Bucket

My monthly “Paint Bucket” is a list of recipes to refer to for cooking ideas and inspirations for the upcoming month. It is my way of organizing my meals and menus by choosing 16-18 recipes that are seasonal and appetizing, thus saving a lot of time endlessly browsing through Pinterest boards and saved recipes all … Continue reading

Creations, Harvest Tray Door Decoration

Welcome to week 3 of the “There’s No Place Like Home” Autumn Blog Hop! hosted by Rachelle at My Hubbard Home This week we are sharing Fall Wreaths and Door Decor If you’re coming from Karin’s Cottage I know you saw something fabulous! I have a garage full of wreaths and door decor that I … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Rainbow Roasted Vegetable Galette

My flavor of the month for September is Rainbow Vegetable so when I discovered I had a rainbow of vegetables in the refrigerator and 1 pie crust dough round I decided to usher September out with a glorious rainbow of vegetables in a tart I had 1 ear of corn, a small package of broccolini, … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Autumn in Bloom

Have you ever been so inspired by something that you literally stopped in your tracks and went to get what was needed to make something similar? That is what happened to me last week when I saw a fabulous fall floral arrangement from Shirley @ Houspitality Designs She created a gorgeous floral arrangement for her … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Floral Escape

I haven’t had time for painting and sketching this week as I seem to have a new hobby… Talking to insurance agents, claim adjusters, and repair people 😩 ☹️ 😫 But one day I set it aside and grabbed a canvas and painted some flowers for a little escape from reality This is my inspiration … Continue reading