November is upon us, the days are getting much cooler, HAPPY dance! For me, this means let the games begin so to speak. I have to digress for a moment. Notice this gorgeous fabric pumpkin below. I saw it at Celeste's Etsy shop over at Southern DayDreams blog. It is the one new item I… Continue reading Softer Touches of Fall
Hello everyone, it's going to feel like fall this weekend with much cooler temperatures and we are thrilled. I have been inspired by Carol from Art and Sand. She posts about things that make her happy. I thought, you know what, I am going to borrow her idea and run with it because the simple things… Continue reading Welcome and Simple Things
Hello everyone, we have been enjoying some wonderful fall weather. I feel guilty at times since so many are suffering through and with remnants of Hurricane Matthew. My thoughts have been with you all. I so love fall and I have always celebrated the season with decorating since John and I have been married, 27 years. … Continue reading Hydrangeas, Pumpkins & Vintage Antiques
Fall has finally made an appearance and it's wonderful. Yesterdays cool weather made us feel like cooking our first comfort food meal. Roasted chicken with fresh sage butter I made under the skin of the breast and rubbed on top with salt and pepper. Homemade stuffing filled with roasted chestnuts, red and green apple sautéed in… Continue reading Favorites Through the Kitchen
Hello everyone, fair warning this is a LONG post. In the end, I it is worth seeing and reading this story. Let's get started, the plan, to take our kitchen table that you see below and sand it to the bare wood and stain dark walnut and give it an oil rubbed look. We did this technique… Continue reading A Kitchen Table Fail Turns Out Great!