Holidays, Happy 4th!

Our community annual 4th of July parade was on July 1 this year, and the parade route start is only a block away from our house,ย  so vehicles lined up out front before it started   All types of open vehicles, golf carts, convertibles, antique cars, decorated with flags and red white & blue   … Continue reading

Holidays, July 4th Ready!

I’ve been working really hard this week preparing for the invasion the arrival of my children and grandchildren for 10 days over the 4th     Detailed advance planning eliminates stress for everyone, especially me, and spending time now means I can relax next week     My favorite part is decorating     The … Continue reading

Holidays, Flag Day

Happy Flag Day!     Summer in the USA is all about celebrations featuring ย the red white & blue! ย  Here are some flag pictures, decor and recipes to inspire your celebrations!     Sand Dollar Flag   Nora Fleming Flatware Caddy   Painted Flag Glasses   Painted Flag Bottles   Home Decor     … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Seaside July

  Red white and blue     Stars and stripes and sailboats too     Firecrackers, and polka dots         A touch of yellow for extra Popย  ๐ŸŽ‡       Flags are flying everywhere     There’s even one in a nearby chair       Buckets have holders for corn … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Summer Sand Dollar Flag

Not much time for painting this week because I have been hauling tableware, baking cakes, harvesting pineapples, making signs & menus, lounging in the South Pacific     I also hung around Bloody Mary’s Bali Ha’i Bar     But! I did have time to put together a summer flag for Memorial Day     … Continue reading

Holidays, Painted Flag Bottles

Are you ready?     Memorial Day is such an important day in our country’s proud history, a day we honor all of those who have bravely served to protect our freedom…     It’s also the official kick off to Summer Do you have any special plans?     We will be enjoying sun … Continue reading

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