Blog Archive

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Barn Sale and Week End Treasure Hunt

Saturday,  our treasure hunt began at a barn sale in Canyon Texas.     Canyon is about 80 miles from where we live,  but a short drive......4 lane and 75 mph speed limit.  .    

Friday, July 20, 2018

Summer Tablescape

I have the family room dining table set for a small dinner party.     I used lots of blue and white to create my tablescape.....and a few touches of!

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Stop and Smell the Roses this Summer

Has anyone else noticed how fast the summer is flying by?     Things are so hectic around  here that  sometimes I have to stop and remind myself that  "today I will take time to stop and smell the roses" 

Monday, July 16, 2018

Sunday, July 15, 2018

DIY Cotton Boll Potted Plant

When I spotted these baby cotton boll garlands at one of my favorite shops,    I knew they would be perfect for a project that had been spinning around in my head for a while.

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Summer Floral Design

My flower garden is thriving!   
 I cut a big basket of flowers to create a centerpiece for the family room table.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Week End Treasure Hunt

Not too many yard sales this past week end,    but I found quite a few things at what few there were.

Sunday, July 8, 2018

Let's Stay Home Summer Mantel

Since H and I are planning to have a staycation this summer,    I thought creating a Let's Stay Home summer mantel would be a great idea.

Thursday, July 5, 2018

Summer Three Tiered Stand

I finally got the last counter in the kitchen cleaned and created a fresh summer centerpiece to put on it.   

Come Tour my Favorite Place to Shop

I am frequently asked where I purchase my goodies and today I am going to share one of my favorite places in the Southwest to find home and garden decor.

Sunday, July 1, 2018

Watermelon Vase

Since the 4th of July falls on a Wednesday this year,    I think we'll just celebrate all!     

Friday, June 29, 2018

Mom's Farmhouse Kitchen

I love being  in the garden but it's been too hot to be outside,   so I've been working on some new vignettes on the kitchen counters.

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Watermelon Decor for the 4th of July

The 4th of July will be here in soon,    so I've started getting the front porch ready for a celebration with family and friends.    

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Retro Small Appliances for the Kitchen

My sweet pink coffee pot finally bit the dust........I'll miss her!      After looking long and hard for another pink one (for less than $300)   I gave up the search and went another way.