Easy Seasonal Shelf Styling…

While I was changing out my decor for Christmas I thought I would show how I easily change out the decor on my shelf for the seasons! I start with a few anchor pieces such as my vintage drawers, some architectural salvage spindles, old books, silver candlesticks and a ironstone sugar bowl. My vintage drawers … Continue reading Easy Seasonal Shelf Styling…


It’s a New Year and a New Life for an Old Chair!

Here's another post I submitted to everythinghomemagazine.com! I found this old chair on a local FB garage sale site and I knew I could make it look good again!    I loved the detail it had, but it was in bad need of a refresh! I decided to re-do it and give it to my … Continue reading It’s a New Year and a New Life for an Old Chair!

Happy New Year tradition…cabbage rolls!

In keeping with the superstition of eating cabbage on New Years Day we make cabbage rolls. We usually double our recipe so we have extra to put in the freezer for later! Below is the recipe I've adapted from one I found on southernfood.about.com Cabbage Rolls 12-15 Cabbage Leaves Filling: 1 pound ground turkey or … Continue reading Happy New Year tradition…cabbage rolls!

Holiday Traditions…Christmas

Every year for the last six or seven ( we can't remember exactly when we started😳) my cousin, sister-in-law and myself have gotten together to make candy for Christmas gifts. The last three years my daughter has joined us also!   We have been doing it long enough now that we kind of have it down … Continue reading Holiday Traditions…Christmas