Hydrangeas, Pumpkins & Vintage Antiques

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


Favorites Through the Kitchen

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

Inspired Creations

A Kitchen Table Fail Turns Out Great!

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!