I love when I come across an easy holiday project that works up quickly and is cute. Crochet Poinsettia Flower is just that kind of project and can be used in many different ways.Continue Reading
When our youngest daughter moved into a place of her own, she left her bedroom a wee bit of a disaster. This creative girl had enough stuff to fill two bedrooms whilst working on her digital animation projects for college. It was full of computers, lighting, video and camera apparatus with room darkening curtains and nail holes in the walls too numerous to count.
It took days and lots of trash bags just to empty the room. But I was determined to reclaim the space and create something lovely. A DIY Bedroom makeover from messy teen room to Mom’s French Country retreat. A bright and beautiful place for reading, resting and relaxing and all done on a budget. Continue Reading
Do you love the flavor combo of sweet and tart? That explosion on your taste buds that shouts delicious? This easy to prepare Cranberry Apple Cake perfectly blends the best fruits of autumn with brown sugar, cinnamon and a hint of orange. The finished dessert is a little like cake and a little like pie. It is a perfect dessert.Continue Reading
Delicious Shrimp Stuffed Flounder is easy and company-special. Filled with sauteed veggies and seasonings, it is a favorite fish dinner entree.Continue Reading
Old-fashioned Apple Pear Crisp with a crumbly oatmeal topping is going to be your favorite autumn dessert. A perfect blend of apple, pear, citrus, cinnamon & nutmeg. It is an easy, uncomplicated recipe and great when you need a treat to share.Continue Reading
Allspice is one of those spices less common than cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg. It imparts a warm flavor similar to those and adds a lovely note to these delicious Allspice Crumb Muffins. Conjuring thoughts of autumn, these crumb-topped muffins are perfect for breakfast or snacking with a cup of coffee or a cold glass of milk.Continue Reading
Maybe you are scrolling through Pinterest or some other social media and you see a photo that catches your eye. You probably don’t think about the photo at all but you pin or save it because the subject interests you. Chances are that very photo that got your attention didn’t just happen. Want to learn some tips and how-to’s for creating great food photography shots? Particularly food photography but tips to help in other areas as well?
I read a saying recently that says, “There are two times of year, autumn and waiting for autumn.” Each season has its lovely assets but autumn is full of cooler temperatures, colorful foliage and favorite food flavors. Apples are abundant and ways to eat them even more so. Apple Bundles is a very easy recipe that is delicious and makes the house smell amazing.Continue Reading
Who doesn’t, at least occasionally, hit hard spots. Some resolve quickly. Other times we find ourselves in the valley of the shadows. Even When is a beautiful song by Micah Tyler that brings encouragement to fight the good fight. Know God is with us through it all and He is with us even when.Continue Reading
Do you like stuffed cabbage rolls but not the work and mess? Unstuffed Cabbage Soup is super easy and has all of the tastes you love. It is delicious! Serve a piping hot bowlful with cornbread if you like.Continue Reading