Blog Archive

Monday, January 30, 2023

Lemon Tree adds a Sunny Vibe in the Sunroom


Back in late November,   I moved most of my faux tree's into storage to make room for our Christmas tree's.     H started bringing the faux tree's  out of storage a couple of days ago,   and I decided that I didn't want the lemon tree back in the kitchen where it had been before.    I found it a fresh new spot in the sunroom......

Thursday, January 26, 2023

Romantic Dining Room


H & I are empty nesters and we enjoy having a glass of wine and a romantic dinner in the evening pretty much every night.....but I try hard to make our meal  extra special around Valentines day.   A few more candles on the table and a fresh flower arrangement can make all the difference in the world when you're trying to add some romance to your tablescape...don't you agree !

Wednesday, January 25, 2023

Valentine Dining Room Decor , Pocket Pillow, and Snow

We don't get  a lot of  snow here in Eastern New Mexico,   but yesterday we got over 8 inches of much needed moisture.......

Monday, January 23, 2023

Cottage Farmhouse Valentine Bed & Breakfast Entry


I've created a welcoming Valentine Bed & Breakfast in the entry that has touches of cottage Farmhouse charm......

Thursday, January 19, 2023

Simple Valentine's Day Cabinet

The dining room built in cabinet is BIG and it's so easy to get carried away and over decorate it. 

Monday, January 16, 2023

Sunday, January 15, 2023

Stacked Wreaths make a sweet Valentine nest Centerpiece

I created a Valentine centerpiece in the studio today.    I will take it into the house in about a week and put on the family dining room table.  

Thursday, January 12, 2023

Where I Store My Valentine Decor


I have a studio / warehouse out in the back yard that I use to store holiday and seasonal decor in.

Tuesday, January 3, 2023

My After Christmas Kitchen Decor

Valentines Day is coming up and I had that in the back of my mind when I decorated my kitchen after Christmas this year.

Thursday, December 29, 2022

Winter Fireplace for 2023


I made some changes in the wall decor over the mantel  and on the walls to the side of the fireplace for 2023.     I like to change the wall decor every few years and I will share how it looked in past years at the end of my post.  

Tuesday, December 27, 2022

Transitioning from Christmas to Winter Decor


I absolutely love to decorate our home for Christmas,     but it is time to start slowly transitioning from Christmas to Winter decor.      First,   I  pack away the Santa's and everything that is bright red and just screams Christmas. 

Saturday, December 24, 2022

Christmas Eve


It's Christmas Eve and I have a few more pictures to share of my holiday kitchen before the big day....

Friday, December 23, 2022

It's a Wrap!

I really don't enjoy wrapping presents,   so I was  excited to wrap my last 4 this morning!

Tuesday, December 20, 2022

Christmas on the Back Porch

The sun is shining and the sky is blue here in New Mexico so we have been enjoying Christmas on the Back Porch.....