The Organized Life, May Paint Bucket

Happy May! Finally Spring has truly arrived everywhere and we can all dance around the Maypole!       I was truly torn choosing the Flavor of the Month, but finally decided to embrace Cinco de Mayo and the Flavor of the Month is Healthier Mexican, and see if we can lighten up some traditional … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Strawberry Recipe Round-up

The Flavor of the Month for April is Strawberry, to celebrate the beginning of strawberry season in the South Here are some of the Best strawberry recipes from the Painted Apron Fresh Strawberry Dressing Strawberry Cheesecake Parfaits   Strawberries & Cream Pretzel Salad   Strawberries & Cream Pastry   Strawberry Margarita Tacos   Pimiento Cheese … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Lemon Love

  The flavor of the month for March is Lemon  apparently lemon is a very popular flavor, people seem to love love lemon!   I’ve really enjoyed using lemon in a variety of new recipes, Sugared Lemon Donut Cake, Lemon Mini Muffins, Sheet Pan Lemon Roasted Potatoes and Green Beans  And I found some other … Continue reading

The Organized Life, May Paint Bucket

  Psst, Mother’s Day sale on Society6 today, April 30 only, 20% off with free shipping drop a hint or get yourself a little something… 🎁     Happy May!       Here is the list of recipes & ideas I will be drawing inspiration from this month.  You can see photos and recipes … Continue reading

The Organized Life, April Paint Bucket

Happy April!   ☔️  🌷  ☀️ No foolin’ here today, just my list of recipe ideas for April, full of dishes to welcome Spring and warmer temps!   You can see some of these recipe inspirations on my April Paint Bucket Pinterest Board here Appetizers Chinese Scallion Pancakes Bacon Cheddar Twists from Bobby Flay Vegetable Slab Galette … Continue reading

Holidays, Happy Spring!

This is my favorite day of the year, the first day of Spring!     It means bunnies and tulips     and more Tulips       And more tulips!     Time for Refreshing Spaces for Spring     April Showers   and getting a Little Fancy   Greening grass,  an Easter Egg … Continue reading

The Organized Life, March Paint Bucket

March is always a special month, with St. Patrick’s Day fun 🍀,  Springing forward, and Easter  🐇  this year     I have a very special Chocolate Cake, perfect for St. Patrick’s Day, that I’ll be sharing soon,   and lots of Easter treats…   So check in often and see what’s cooking! Here’s a … Continue reading

The Organized Life, May Paint Bucket

Happy Mayday! Are you Gathering ‘Round the Maypole today? My bucket list of recipes to try in May is spilling over with colorful dishes and bright spring flavors Here are the recipes I’m thinking about making this month Appetizers and Small Plates Fried Onion Dip from the Food Network Bleu Cheese Crostini with Balsamic Roasted … Continue reading

The Organized Life, April Paint Bucket

I decided to take the month off and not cook a thing… April Fool! I love it when people cook for me, but I can’t imagine not cooking for a month, the kitchen is one of my favorite playgrounds~ Here’s the list of recipes that recently caught my eye and added to my recipe bucket … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Spring Everything!

I have been goofing off all week working hard at the beach all week overseeing the construction and trying to clean up the mess.   I have been living with hammers and saws and sheet rock dust as the work slowly comes to completion… It hasn’t been a great atmosphere for cooking, crafting and tablescaping! … Continue reading

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