Shrimp on the Barbie – Always a Crowd Pleaser

Shrimp on the Barbie is one of my favorite summer dinners. It’s quick and easy to make, and my entire family loves it. This recipe certainly isn’t new, but it’s our family favorite and is always perfection. I love throwingRead more…

Chocolate Addiction Ice Cream Cake – Gluten Free ~ Vegan

We all love an ice cream cake in the summer! But what if your dietary restrictions forbid you from enjoying the perfection of a dessert? If you can enjoy a regular ice cream cake, do it! If you need someRead more…

Picnic Perfect Couscous Salad

As spring turns into summer, it’s the time of year which brings out the neighbors, and lots of potlucks and picnics. The Couscous Salad I’m sharing with you today is the perfect dish to take along to your spring andRead more…

Running of the Lilly Tablescape

The dust has finally settled over the whole Running of the Lilly debacle at Target. But wait – there’s more! Today’s tablescape will forever go down in history as The Running of the Lilly Tablescape. Yes, I stood in line.Read more…

A Berry Delicious Fruit Tartlet with Gluten Free and Vegan Options

Whether you call them fruit tarts, fruit tartlets, fruit pies, or fruit pizzas, it is spring which means they are all the rage on Pinterest right now. One minor problem… Mamma is now gluten free and vegan(ish). Today you willRead more…

DIY Lavender Linen Spray

Giving your linens an aromatic spray before bedtime is a luxury indulgence that doesn’t have to be expensive or toxic. Today’s DIY will show you how you can make your own lavender linen spray. It’s quick, easy, and very inexpensive,Read more…

Build Your Own Taco Bar Family Fun Night

Whether it’s for Cinco de Mayo or any other family night, a build your own taco bar is a fun way to bring the family together. First, start with festive tablecloths. You can use a green, white, and red tableclothRead more…

A Simple and Elegant Mothers Day Tablescape

Are you staying away from the brunch crowds and enjoying your Mothers Day at home? Today’s tablescape is a simple and elegant way to honor our Mothers and perfect for a family brunch. This table starts with vintage pieces includingRead more…

Kate Spade Rose Bowl DIY Copy

Kate Spade’s gold polka dot rose bowl is $75.00. I love Kate Spade as much as the next girl, but sometimes the prices are more than I can afford to pay. After a trip to the thrift store and spendingRead more…

Spring Garden Tour of the Homestead

I’m so excited to share with you today the spring garden and flower tour of the homestead. All of the hard labor and long hours working on the landscaping have paid off. There won’t be a lot of words today,Read more…

Blue and Yellow Polka Dot Tablescape

Today’s tablescape is full of sunshine and blue and yellow polka dots. It’s one big dose of happy coming your way! First is the view of the entire table. The tablecloth is vintage from Etsy. The yellow checked placemats wereRead more…

Pretty in Pink Tablescape

Today’s tablescape is all about being pretty in pink and full of spring. A pretty pink tablecloth makes up the base layer, along with pink chargers, white place settings, and pink floral napkins. The centerpiece is full of beautiful pinkRead more…