My Secret Weapon to Keep Food Hot or Cold No, I’m not talking about a chafing dish or a warming oven, or even a crockpot. I’m going to share my secret that costs under $12 and you can use it over and over again. You can even take it with you to a potluck or … [Read more…]
How to Make Marbled Easter Eggs I decided I wanted to make marbled Easter Eggs after looking at the hundreds of ideas for decorating Easter Eggs. There are so many great ideas out there, but I had to narrow it down to one look, and even then, there are several ways to make marbled Easter Eggs. … [Read more…]
What a fun opportunity to reflect on the Best Projects of 2016 from Biscuits and Burlap. Thanks to Southern Hospitality for linking up a group of other blogs doing the same. Be sure to visit some of the others. Many of you know that my daughter Sara and I blogged here in 2015 strictly for … [Read more…]
This fall table will be great through the month of November, including Thanksgiving (even though we’ll be gone for Thanksgiving). What sets it apart is the use of neutrals, with just a pop of a dusty blue and the wild grapevine woven around the basket and candles. Wild Grapevine Foraging Now I didn’t go … [Read more…]
I made these wheat grass centerpieces for my mother-in-law’s 85th birthday shindig. She wanted a Southern, country-style, family reunion type party, so I kept that in mind when choosing what to do, the containers to put them in, etc. We also wanted to use pictures of her from over the years and with different members … [Read more…]
Okay, so this is a little overdue, but definitely worth sharing. Better late than never, I hope. We made this trip back in August. When Buddy first suggested it, I thought …..”Santa Fe in August? That sounds hot.” But, as it turns out, the elevation of Santa Fe is high enough that August is … [Read more…]
While the house was under construction I found this funky mirror in a consignment shop and thought it might be fun in the new powder room. Here’s the link where I asked for some ideas. You guys came up with some awesome suggestions, but in the end I decided to give a shot at what Rhoda … [Read more…]
There are a few little odds and ends to be attended to, but we are essentially finished with the house! The gas logs and grills were delivered and installed. Love, love, love those logs!