DIY Linen Tablecloth and Napkins

I have a thing for nice linens.  No doubt I inherited this penchant of mine directly from my Grandma who lived with us for the last 14 years of her life. Grandma

Individual Apple Crumbles-Easy Dessert

You can thank me later! I am sharing my recipe for Individual Apple Crumbles.  Enjoy! For years now, whenever we go to my parents home for dinner, mom prepares a

Hand Knit Daisy Stitch Washcloth Pattern

I’m a sucker for funny commercials, and for that matter, tear-jerker commercials.  The one of the male nurse who sings the Name Game song with his patient has been out

Pickled Jalapeno Pepper Rings

My garden harvest was a little s0-so this summer, which is partially due to the fact that we were gone for 3 straight weeks.  My sweet dad did everything in

Appliqued Monogram Pillow (and a Finished Guest Room!)

So, it should come as no surprise that I’ve been diagnosed with “monogrammed pillow-specific  OCD”.  The embroidered monogram pillow for our master bedroom was fine.  Eyebrows were raised when I followed

Nectarine Elderflower Jam

“…jam on a winter’s morning took away the blue devils.  It was like tasting summer.” Prayers for Sale by Sandra Dallas   I know I say it every year, as

Update a Lamp Base with Spray Paint

If you’ve been following along, you know I’ve set into motion the dominos of updating/refreshing/finishing our guest bedroom.  The bedroom received a major facelift last year when it received new