3 Ways to Dress Your Table with Pumpkins

Fall is my favorite season, a season of change; the time of year when leaves transform, awarding us with a show of yellow, orange, red, purple, and brown autumn foliage. The temperature cools down to crisp air and fun times of gathering for (the things we miss this year), football games, and tailgating.Its pumpkin season,…

Granola From Scratch

I am sharing my favorite granola recipe. What makes this granola delicious is the light fruity and rich flavor of the wildflower honey; the fragrance will arouse your senses. And the combination of rolled oats, nuts, and seeds gives it a delicate crisp. A delicious way to kick-start your morning, try a sprinkle over your…

Farmer’s Market Flowers

Flower Farmers during the spring and summer flowering season bring spectacular colors, a variety of textures, and plenty of beautiful flowers. These are a few arrangements I curated to keep my home feeling of joy since I’m home a lot like everyone else these days. I visit the farmers market on Saturdays to purchase flowers…

Peach and Citrus Ice Cream

Before you rush to your local grocery store or ice cream shop, treat your family and friends to homemade ice cream and delight will shine in their eyes. Ice cream is easy to make-not like the labor intensive manner of the past. In the 18th century, one had to be rich or of well means…

Red White and Blue Table Setting

When I was, curating this red, white, and blue color scheme tablescape for this post. I stepped outside to consider where I would position the table. I decided to use an old picnic table. It had been placed in the backyard near a creek, for quite some time. I managed to pull it up the…

Bourbon Balls

Bourbon Balls are a southern no-bake cookie, eaten during festive occasions. I had never eaten a bourbon ball before. They were always on my list of southern recipes to try. I decided to make a large batch to include them in a Kentucky Derby party. I take my first bite, a burst of bourbon favor…

Blueberry Lemonade

It’s all over the news, blueberry picking time is near, and I’ve been thinking about what recipes to create from my soon to be hand-picked supply.  Picking blueberries remind me of Saturdays, in the summer months of my youth. My family would leave town for the afternoon and travel to the countryside where the cool breeze blew…

Thrift Shop Gems

I have an unquenchable thirst for shopping at thrift stores. The explanation for my liking comes in four words: recreation, conversation, distraction, and satisfaction. What do these four words have to do with thrift shopping? Let me explain. Recreation comes from enjoying the hunt for that surprising ornament; conversation comes from conversing with store staff…