Holidays, Halloween Candy Recipes!

Happy Halloween!ย  ๐ŸŽƒ       Will you be trick or treating, trick or trunking or having some form of spooky fun?         CC went to a painting party where they had a witch leg birthday cake       and she painted her own witch leg masterpiece         … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Wacky Witch!

  I wanted to do a witch drawing, but didn’t have a clear idea of what she’d look like, so I began with a light pencil sketch       Starting with simple shapes, this Wacky Witch is immediately recognizable by her hat         Next she got some flying, unruly hair, a … Continue reading

Tablescapes, MacKenzie-Childs Fall Farm Kitchen

There is a fall hop this week hosted by Follow the Yellow Brick Home, Creative Fall Decorating with Baskets I saw so many cute baskets, I just had to join the fun…my first instinct was to go shopping, but then I thought, maybe I should look around and shop my house first…   On the … Continue reading

Tablescapes, You’ve Been Booed!!

  Welcome to the annual Halloween Tablescape Hop hosted by talented Chloe from Celebrate and Decorate!     You will want to visit every table {links below} they are beyond fabulous this year!         What could be better for Halloween         Than a table of ghosts and a spooky … Continue reading

Home Decor, Fresh Centerpieces for the Holidays

My sister-in-law is very high energy and super organized, and when we had lunch the other day she told me that she was just about finished with her Christmas shopping… ๐Ÿ˜ต She is in charge of table centerpiecesย for a neighborhood holiday party and asked me to help her with holiday centerpiece ideas   MacKenzie-Childs Inspired … Continue reading

Home Decor, Birthday Bouquet Pumpkin

When I learned about this flower arranging technique from ever so clever Mary at Home is Where the Boat is, I immediately put it on my must do list…         I was looking for a container for a bouquet of birthday flowers when I had an “ah ha!”ย  moment and decided it … Continue reading

Gifts from the Kitchen, Octoberfest Basket

I love to give baskets full of goodies for special occasions, I think gift baskets are just as much fun for the giver as the receiver because you get to shop for all the goodies!       I was at Fresh Market the other day and after picking out some flowers for my daughter’s … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Halloween Fun

A little Halloween fun from the archives today, Crazy for Candy Corn! Bottoms up!       The candy corn craziness has begun!         The witch has tossed her hat aside and is deep in a margarita grande glass of candy corn!         Dive in a grab some!   … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Trick or Treat Buffet

A little Halloween fun today, to get you in the mood, how about a Trick or Treat Buffet!         Help yourself to this spooky candy spread, and watch out for spider webs overhead!         Lights and candles set the scene         It won’t be long now … Continue reading

Gifts from the Kitchen, Chocolate Peanut Butter Overload Bars

I made these extra decadent cookie bars for my Son-in-law, NG {Nicest Guy}… something sweet and special to thank him for letting me “borrow” DD & CC for a whole week         NG and Charlie Brown were leading the bachelor life in the city while us girls had a week at the … Continue reading

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