Creations, Let’s Talk Cake!

  Let’s talk cake… It’s fun to draw   Paint         And sew!           You can change a cake with a filter or an app like Waterlogue       Or get it on a pillow       You can take it with you     It’s … Continue reading

Recipe Box, November Noshing and Things to be doing Now!

November began with getting a head start on the holidays with painted Holiday tree jars     And making a Pumpkin Turkey     Here are some more ideas of things you should be doing in November- You don’t want that Halloween candy hanging around for months, so treat yourself to a Halloween candy dessert … 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

Take-out Tuesday, Ham & Cheese Pumpkin Pies

Have you caught pumpkin fever?     I always get a serious case of it every fall  😷   You just can’t have too many pumpkins!     We’re going to make some “pumpkin pies” today inspired by  Cranberry Pecan Pie Crust Leaves from Home is Where the Boat is.  See Mary’s beautiful leaves here … Continue reading

Holidays, Happy Labor Day & Psst, It’s Football Season!

My prayers to those affected by Hermine and the Pacific storms.  We were lucky and only had a couple of hours of rain from the outer bands on Thursday, and have been enjoying hot sunshine on the Gulf coast.  Fingers crossed hurricane season will be mild this year. Okay, what’s the best thing about Labor … 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, Design with PicMonkey, its a Hoot!

Super Boy and Big E were very excited about their first day of school last week so I quickly created these good luck signs for them in PicMonkey, using a variety of overlays and fonts     I have discovered that designing creations using PicMonkey is a great way to not only make cute printables, … 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, Seaside September

September by the seashore The sun seems brighter than before The skies sparkle blue The water is a different hue The colors of summer quiet down Pastels, textures and very soft browns faded colors and pale tones surround We’re dining inside at a table top for 2 Chocolate truffles wait chair side for when we … 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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