Tablescapes, Pumpkin Farm

This is Take-out Tuesday with a twist today, I do have a great recipe to share but first let’s join the fun for Celebrate & Decorate’s Fall Tablescape Hop   I have been hopping with this group through several seasons, and you won’t want to miss any of their fabulous tables and ideas!  A big … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Favorite Autumn Salads

With September on the horizon, we are all thinking about the wonderful foods and flavors of fall     It will be hot in the South for another 6-8 weeks, so those pots of chili won’t be on my stove, but these salads will satisfy fall food cravings and still keep you cool~     … Continue reading

Home Decor, Ode to the Sunflower

  Since tomorrow is the big eclipse event, today is all about the sunflower!  🌻     Sunflowers always remind me of late summer and early fall, they are such a happy versatile flower     They are so pretty on a Sunflower table   Jardin Mexicano   On a door, Sunflower Wreath     … Continue reading

Tablescapes & Recipe Box, Coastal Fall & Pumpkin Sausage Naan

Okay, you seriously have to make this before you are “pumpkined” out     This is so good, that you’ll love it even if you don’t like pumpkin     Pinkie swear promise  😘         Here’s the dealio…   Brown the sausage first     Then cook the garlic and shallot in … Continue reading

Home Decor, Thanksgiving X Two!

There is no Fearless Friday painting this week as I’ve been busy bringing Thanksgiving into 2 homes for the fabulous Thoughts of Home Stunning Vignettes Blog Hop! It has been great fun participating with this talented group of bloggers, they will inspire your creativity and get you motivated for the holidays! Whether you are following … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Fall Fishing Frolic

  It’s still in the 80’s on the Gulf coast     These quiet days we treasure the most     Fish frolic and flop     Fewer pesky boats with dangerous props     The skies are so blue and so bright     But there’s not a colorful leaf in sight     … Continue reading

Home Decor, Things to do in October

Prayers to all in harm’s way from Hurricane Matthew…   It seems like everyone is wondering, “Where did September go?” Here are fast ways to bring autumn into your home and fun things to do in October Make a statement with a simple pumpkin stack     Outside or Inside     Make a decoration … Continue reading

Creations, Harvest Tree & Table

I haven’t been to Hobby Lobby all summer  😱 I’m sure their profits are way down  ⬇️ With creating a fall tree in mind, I headed over to check out their selection of fall goodies     I spotted this low priced olive bucket and thought it would be perfect to use with my Charlie … Continue reading

Creations, Fall Craft Round-up

Are  you thinking Fall….🍂     After this HOT summer, everyone is already wishing for cooler temps and falling leaves…   I’ve been browsing Pinterest and my favorite stores for ideas and inspirations   I found the pumpkin dinner plates below on sale from Pottery Barn, and with free ship I couldn’t resist…they are  labeled … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Easy Steak Autumn Dinner

Have you ever had a Garage Sale?  I swore I would NEVER do that, I had heard the nightmarish stories and generally tend to donate things when they stopped being used…But after 20 years and raising children in this house, our basement was a disaster.  DD [darling daughter] felt generally responsible since most of the … Continue reading

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