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…

April Showers Bring Adorable Rainy Day Accessories

I don’t know if it’s from packing away the cashmere for another winter season or what, but I love April rain! Why? Because those rainy days make the flowers grow, and cloudy skies mean a forecast for adorable rainy dayRead more…

April Showers Tablescape

April showers bring May flowers… and a gorgeous spring time tablescape! This is hands down my all time favorite tablescape (shhhh – don’t tell the others). The pink and green come together for an explosion of spring time showers andRead more…

Peanut Butter & Chocolate Protein Granola Bars

Who doesn’t love granola bars? But what about all of the sugar and processed ingredients? Here is a healthier and even more delicious than store bought granola bar recipe – one that can be made as a healthy alternative forRead more…

Mt. Vernon Yacht Club’s Garden Show

On the first warm day of spring, I had the honor and pleasure of attending the Mt. Vernon Flower and Garden Show at the Mt. Vernon Yacht Club. Please join me in enjoying these beautiful flowers! Since Hubby and IRead more…

Lemon Poppy Seed Bread ~ Gluten Free/Vegan

Lemon poppy seed bread is my all time favorite spring treat. Now that I’m gluten free, sugar free, and 85% vegan, queue the sad face for not being able to enjoy it. Until I whipped up some magic so thatRead more…

Kate Spade DIY Christmas Ornament

At $30 each, these Kate Spade Christmas ornaments are too fabulous for words. At next to nothing, the DIY is even better. While we all know that my crafting skills are… well… let’s just say that if I can pullRead more…

A Daffodil Tablescape to Remember

Daffodils are the first flower to bloom in the spring. It’s the eternal sign of life and rebirth after the dead of winter. While the American Cancer Society doesn’t officially promote their Daffodil Days any more, I wanted today’s tablescapeRead more…