Outdoor Entertaining Tips | easy summer living

Outdoor Entertaining Tips | easy summer living

Outdoor Entertaining Tips | easy summer living - Summer is the season for entertaining outdoors. This time of year we love spending time outdoors and bringing friends and family together has become a true passion. For the past five years we have been working on extending our outdoor living Continue reading

                  

Valentine’s Day Breakfast | Ideas and Inspiration

With Valentine's Day right around the corner, this week's ideas and inspiration post is centered around a special surprise breakfast - planned and prepared with love. Whether your breakfasts consist of a full sit down meal or just a quick bite to eat - it doesn't take much to add a little extra Continue reading

                  
Home Office and Work Space Ideas & Inspiration | 75 Creative Desk Areas

Home Office and Work Space Ideas & Inspiration | 75 Creative Desk Areas

Is the New Year motivation and momentum still running strong following this first week of January? I still have some holiday decor lingering around but I'm anxious to begin tackling my 2013 to-dos. One project I am looking forward to is revamping our desk space. Enough time is spent in this Continue reading

                  
Fun Snow Day Activities for the Kids: Playing with Snow

Fun Snow Day Activities for the Kids: Playing with Snow

Happy New Year my friends - hope your year is off to a fabulous start. For this weeks tuesday ten I am inspired by...playing in and with the snow!We have only been lucky enough to see a tiny bit of snow right before the holidays but we are waiting and ready for more with Continue reading

                  
50 Ways to Package Holiday Cookies: Ideas & Inspiration for Wrapping Cookie Gifts

50 Ways to Package Holiday Cookies: Ideas & Inspiration for Wrapping Cookie Gifts

I have been on a little cookie kick since baking a couple batches a few weeks ago for Thanksgiving. See, I have not made homemade cookies for quite a long time {mainly due to my little guys allergies and the fact he can not eat any of them}. I forgot how easy it is to whip them up and that a Continue reading

                  
Tips for Taking Care of Holiday Poinsettia Plants: Tuesday Ten

Tips for Taking Care of Holiday Poinsettia Plants: Tuesday Ten

The Christmas season has officially began once the most popular holiday decoration makes its debut - 'the most beautiful euphorbia' - the poinsettia . I couldn't resist picking up a few this past weekend and I am sure a couple more will make their may home with me this season.Whether you Continue reading

                  

Seventy Crock Pot Soup Recipes: Slow Cooker Soup, Stew, and Chowder Ideas & Inspiration

Hope everyone is enjoying their weekend.These past couple of days we have spent some time outdoors getting everything readyfor the winter months ahead. {why is putting the stuff out so much more fun}There is a definite crisp chill in the air already and I am thinking we are going to havea wonderful Continue reading

                  

50 Recipes That Call For Candy: Inspiration & Ideas For Leftover Candy

Hi my friends. Hope your week is off to a wonderful start. By now I am pretty sure many tummies have already been filled with a fair share of sweet treats. Although Halloween is just one night, the piles of candy collected can be pretty tempting and linger around for months. With the holidays Continue reading

                  

Seventy-Five Fun Halloween Recipes for Festive Treats & Sweets

Halloween 'treats' go far beyond the bagged candy widely found in stores this time year-It seems as if a touch of festive whimsy can dress up just about any type of edible sweet.This weeks ideas & inspiration post highlights fun Halloween recipes forseventy-five festive treats n' sweets.Many of Continue reading

                  

Fifty Fall Wreath Ideas & Inspiration For the Entire Autumn Season

It has been awhile my friends and I am beyond thrilled to finally be getting back into the swing of things. As much as I would have loved for it to be sooner - the fall always seems to energize me with optimism for renewed possibilities along with plans and dreams for new beginnings.Thank you all Continue reading

                  
Ten Creative Ways to Wrap Potted Plants and Flowers – Quick and Easy Gift Ideas

Ten Creative Ways to Wrap Potted Plants and Flowers – Quick and Easy Gift Ideas

Even though giving a potted plant or flower is probably one of the easiest gifts out there -  I still love to give them just as much I like to receive them.While picking up a growing beauty can seem pretty effortless - a unique presentation is a simple way to add some meaning and personalized Continue reading