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Fresh Peach Salsa

By On September 15, 2015

  With the final few days of summer coming to a close, I felt the need to scour the grocery store for any fresh fruit hanging on the to season.  Rather than… Read More


Weight Loss Journey – Week 6

By On August 26, 2015

    Okay, its been a little over 4 weeks since I first decided to share my weight loss journey for the whole world to see.  Well, actually, just our readers. This… Read More


Etsy Team Member Spotlight: Vladimir Demidovich

By On August 17, 2015

    We are so excited to share some exciting news with all of you!  Most of you don’t know, but, one of our team members is a very talented artist, as… Read More


A Christmas Miracle and a Giveaway

By On December 12, 2014

Best laid plans……isn’t that the way it always is?  So, our plan was this:  Jeanne wanted to take pictures of my holiday decorating this year because I love to do it.  Should… Read More


Updated Keeping Room

By On October 30, 2014

  So, all of my adult life I have wanted a keeping room.  Five houses later and half a century into my life, I finally got one.  I wanted a cozy little… Read More


White Chicken Chili

By On October 6, 2014

  Finally!  We got a break from the hot weather here in the South.  Autumn has arrived.  Chilly mornings get me in the mood for soups and stews or anything that simmers… Read More


My Family Room Makeover

By On September 25, 2014

  I can’t believe we’ve lived in our home for two years.  And I really can’t believe that I started thinking about window treatments for my family room two years ago.  What’s… Read More

Fall Decorating

Quick and Easy Fall Decorating

By On September 17, 2014

Fall is officially only four days away, so now is the time to think about some quick and easy fall decorating.  If you wait until October, Christmas decor will be everywhere.  Sad,… Read More

Main Dish

Ultimate Swedish Meatballs (Ikea copycat)

By On September 1, 2014

So, you know when you get something in your brain that you want and its all you can think about until you have it?  Last week, when Kim and I took a… Read More


Lemon Parmesan Crusted Chicken

By On August 15, 2014

I made this Lemon Parmesan Crusted Chicken for dinner last night because in just a few short days  our oldest daughter, Emily, will be leaving us to start her second year of… Read More