Creations, Summer Craft & Decor Ideas

With summer just around the corner, I rounded up some of my favorite summer centerpieces, crafts and decor ideas to spark your creativity They are fast, easy, and cheap! A few shells and some glass pebbles instantly bring the sea to your table or vignette   Have everyone park their shoes by the door in … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Summer Garden

Before I gather things for fall decorating     There’s one little thing that needs correcting   It’s still summer, in full force,  here     I must set one more bright table before Autumn comes near     Bright colors, fresh greens and big bursting blooms     Sunshine and summer still pour through … 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

The Organized Life, Drying Rack

We are gearing up for a busy summer at the beach house and I’m trying to make sure things run as smoothly as possible   This fast project requires no skill other than opening a paint can     I found this wooden plant frame in the garden section of Home Depot for $14.  It’s … Continue reading

Summer’s Here!

Want to go on a boat ride? The first weekend of May arrived on the gulf coast with sunny skies and turquoise waters. People were celebrating the arrival of summer everywhere you looked Hop aboard, let’s go! The water was gorgeous One of the first things we saw was this enthusiastic pooch playing fetch at … Continue reading

Creamy Chocolate Strawberry Tart

I am starting to panic because it’s August and summer’s almost over…the Farmer’s Markets will dwindle, the displays of produce will get smaller,  melons will disappear and all those luscious summer vegetables will be replaced by root vegetables, acorn squash and pumpkins…With this thought in my subconscious, the other day I woke up with an … Continue reading

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