Reclaimed Wood

I have a couple of old lanterns that I’ve had for a while. One of them belonged to my grandparents and my mom remembers them using it in their barn. It’s very old and I love it! It’s not just that I think it looks nice and I have a passion for “old” things, but…

Holiday Appetizer Recipes

The holidays are almost over for another year and tomorrow is New Year’s Eve. It’s a great time to celebrate with family and friends and it’s nice to have something that kids like as well as adults. Besides having food that’s tasty, it’s also refreshing to do something fun for appetizers. I like serving a…

Fall Table Runners & Toppers

Although I really enjoy sewing, quilting, and needlework, I don’t spend time during the summer on any of them. When it’s nice outside I want to be out there soaking up the sunshine and doing “outdoor” things. Now that it’s fall, however, I find myself thinking about sewing and quilting again. I love making quilted…

A Few Fun Fall Decorating Ideas

I love this time of year! It’s warm during the days and cool (sometimes even cold) at night. The air is crisp and clean and the fall colors are warm feeling and beautiful. It’s the time of year when I start making more soups and casseroles again. Thanksgiving is around the corner and will soon…