Fearless Friday, Pink Grapefruit in Pastel

Pastel painting fascinates me, but I have limited knowledge and experience It’s quite a messy medium and I only do it when I’m at the beach and outdoors “Sea Oats,” pictured above, is one of my most successful pastel paintings I really like the “Pastel Pot of Posies,” below, also The inspiration photo I used … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Winter Grapefruit

After being housebound for a week with a bad cold I ventured out to Target to pick up a few things I was greeted at the door with an entire display of beautiful grapefruit colored blooms         I stopped and looked but then walked away to do my shopping       … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Grapefruit Spritzer

I eat grapefruit like candy when it’s in season, and now I’ve discovered how to drink it too! It’s been so warm on the coast, we feel like we’ve stolen days from summer Perfect for enjoying breakfast on the porch Recently the fog has been rolling in and out Sometimes we can’t even see the bridge … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Citrus Explosion!

The best part of winter to me is fresh citrus, especially big juicy grapefruit     This was a gloomy winter week, so I loaded up the table with an explosion of citrus for a weekend dinner party       I have a lot of things in sets of 2 and 4 so for … Continue reading