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…

A New Year, A Fresh Start

The holidays are over, company has gone home, and the decorations are put away. The house is cleaned, my refrigerator is cleaned (I very much dislike an overly full or messy fridge), and it’s time to think about what we want to accomplish this year. I don’t make resolutions, but I do make “plans”. I…

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…