Fearless Friday, Roses for Mother’s Day!

Roses for Mother’s Day! This is a special Fearless Friday~ An artist blogger buddy,  Jodi   joined me in a watercolor demonstration to show you how 2 artists can paint the same subject and have 2 different intrepretations, 2 similar, yet very different paintings     I sent her this photo and she painted the … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Rose Topped Coconut Poke Bundt Cake

I’m not exactly sure where I will be for Mother’s Day this year so I decided to get myself a few flowers and bake a little cake, you know, just to indulge myself a little  take the pressure off my children… They will be chasing after their own children… So I created a little Mother’s … Continue reading

Fearless Friday on Thursday

We’re doing Fearless Friday a day early this week because tomorrow I will be hopping with my tablescape buddies with a table for the Spring Tablescape Blog Hop!  {see the links below}     With Spring in full swing, let’s do a free & loose watercolor bouquet     I keep an art inspiration Pinterest board of … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Rose Garden

This is not Friday the 13th, but it is the 13th Fearless Friday!  When I decided to start this weekly post series, I had no idea how much it would impact me.  You all have been so supportive, encouraging and kind and I just had to say… THANK YOU SO MUCH!  ❤️ I am back … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Sunny Valentine

A basket full of hearts and bling       Colorful roses to make the heart sing       Lacy doilies under the plates     A cupid full of hearts awaits     A sunny table, simple and light     Will surely make your day seem bright       And add … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Special Occasion Tea Party

These gorgeous tea tag creations, made by Marcia Pilar, were my inspiration for this Special Occasion Tea Party Table The tags feature incredible details, tiny punched out patterns and glittered corners, and I wanted to incorporate them into an elegant setting~ A lovely tea is perfect for many occasions, Valentine’s Day comes to mind this … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Going Pink!

I am going pink today to support breast cancer awareness #pinkblogday I gathered up some of my favorite pink things to honor my sister in law, a breast cancer survivor, who has participated in breast cancer walk/runs all over the country.   I also want to honor 2 of my best friends, VM & BL, … Continue reading

Home Decor, Radishes & Roses Centerpiece

Cruise through the produce section the next time you want to create a gorgeous floral arrangement and see what catches your eye I am always drawn to radishes and swiss chard because of their complementary color contrast of green and pinky reds To get the most bang in any composition whether you are arranging flowers, … Continue reading

Holidays, Red White and Sea Blue

Red, white and sea blue? HH & I love to have a little down time before and after the big holiday weekends and we have been enjoying a few days alone on the coast One of our favorite meals is crab legs and corn on the cob, so easy to prepare and so delicious to … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Blooms!

Alas, the summer hydrangeas in my backyard are just about spent and I will miss them.  I have used them all summer and have had so much fun creating things with these giant blooms… fresh from the garden I put them in my sink filled with cool water to keep them happy. Some are pink … Continue reading

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