Fearless Friday, Casual Bouquet

  After taking an art workshop recently, I couldn’t wait to get back to my own easel, and my own painting style!         During the workshop I experimented with painting on a new surface, Ampersand gessoboard This is really becoming popular with professional artists because of it’s durability and it’s much easier … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Oink Oink

  It’s a Piggy Palooza!         It all started when I fell in love with the tin MKC farm animals         Last Spring I fell hard for the MKC pink tin pig Polka dot ears on the front, striped on the back matching his feet and tail     … Continue reading

Holidays, St. Patrick’s Day and Spring Chick Baskets

  Happy St. Patrick’s Day! ☘️         Today is CC’s 6th birthday!       We celebrated yesterday with a birthday party at a dance studio, she had so much fun and even the boys joined in Sequined baseball caps and jazz glasses         I also have 3 really … Continue reading

Home Decor, The Case of the Curious Tulips

  We have had such a rainy, dreary winter in the South I’ve been filling my house with colorful flowers           Roses, daffodils tulips         I’ve never been especially drawn to tulips until I got some for Valentine’s day         Darling Daughter & Nicest Guy … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Lemon Parmesan Broccolini & Roasted Radishes

  Spring is springing around here I was in the mood to enjoy healthy fresh vegetables       Roasted vegetables are my go to side dish simple to prepare, healthy and oh so flavorful       I decided to try broccolini and radishes         They are both drizzled with olive … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Irish Spring

  Next Sunday is St. Patrick’s Day! I want to send some gold and green your way~ With an Irish Spring Table…       and suggestions for food to get you in the mood!         The recipes above are some favorites from the past year, that feel like Irish food to … Continue reading

Tablescapes, “Prickled Pink!”

Welcome to the annual Celebrate & Decorate Springtime Tablescape Blog Hop!         I am “Prickled Pink” today to be joining the fun! Be sure to visit everyone, at the links below, throughout the week for inspiration and incredible Spring eye candy!         I am head over heels about cactus … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Bunny Bash and Spring Table Hop Round-up

When my “city” bunnies heard they would not be needed this Easter, they decided to throw a bash of their own!       They hung the wreath on the door and put out the Busy Bunny Easter Grass Tree         They gathered colorful eggs and grasses         Nests … Continue reading

Holidays, Crazy for Carrots and an Easter Egg Tree

  Have you hopped into Easter yet?       I have been gathering my eggs and bunnies, starting to get ready for lots of family coming for Spring Break & Easter         HH just loves this pencil tree that we’ve had up since early December         We decided … Continue reading

Holidays, Busy Bunny Easter Grass Tree

Before we Spring ahead to the Easter tree, I want to take a minute to thank everyone who stopped by and entered the March 1 Tales of the Traveling Tote giveaway!   The lucky winner of the MacKenzie-Childs soap dish and Beekman 1802 Goat Milk Soap is Sherry B! Congratulations from all the Traveling Totes! … Continue reading

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