It may only be September, but I am already getting started on the holiday crafting bonanza! I took inventory this past weekend; I have glittery gold, hot pink, blue, purple, and more ornaments in stock, just waiting to be put together for a custom ornament wreath. The most popular request I receive is for rainbow … Continue reading 2016 Ornament Wreaths
These photos were taken in Russell's aunt's yard...can you imagine having your house surrounded by this beauty? What a lucky lady she is (and how much hard work she must put into it!) I was so inspired by her beautiful landscaping.
Easter is my favorite holiday to decorate for; brightly-colored Easter eggs, happy bunnies, fresh flowers...there's something inherently wonderful about seeing the first signs of spring after a long and cold winter. There's also the tasty food. I know that coming up with a holiday menu can be a challenge, especially if you eat the same … Continue reading Easter Brunch Recipes & Ideas
Happy Christmas Eve, everyone! We are busy here, but I had to share these cute pinecone-shaped cheese balls I made to take to dinner at my dad's. Thanks to Trish from Mom on Timeout for the cheese spread recipe. I taste-tested as I was making it, and it was delicious then. After sitting in the fridge … Continue reading “Pinecone” Cranberry White Cheddar Cheese Ball
We've been baking and cooking and cleaning and wrapping...tis two days before Christmas and the craziness has arrived!! I can't wait to have a few days off next week... Merry Christmas everyone!!
Russell and I have been married for three years this October. To celebrate, we took a weekend trip to one of our "bucket list" places - Jim Thorpe, PA, a quaint little town in the heart of the Pocono Mountains. It's about five hours from home, so the whole trip made for a short little … Continue reading Anniversary Weekend Trip to Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania
Who am I kidding, I've had the house decorated since Labor Day. But it's OCTOBER, guys!!! My favorite month!!
Happy Fall, Y'all! It's Crock-Pot season! Autumn is my favorite season of the year, mainly because I love comfort food and the weather finally agrees with me serving it. Country cooking is my go-to comfort, and hearty, warm meals are something I could not live without. I admittedly was ready for fall in early August, and that's when … Continue reading Crock-Pot Apple Cider Pork Roast Recipe
The above gallery illustrates past examples of my work, including custom creations. Images are for reference only; this gallery does not represent items which are currently available. After Labor Day, I enter what is known as "Glitter Madness" season - aka, from September through January, I spend almost all of my free time creating custom floral … Continue reading Etsy Store Updates: Fall Wreaths and Ornament Wreaths
This is what I get for complaining all of July and August that it wasn't hot enough out for our tomatoes to ripen. Guess we are going to be canning this weekend!