June 19, 2018

When looking around your home, the key to establishing a cohesive look can seem daunting. So many times people tell me they love my home and think I'm some kind of decor specialist. 

While I do love to decorate my home, I knew long ago I was eclectic and though I like a...

April 15, 2018

So it's a lovely gray, cold Sunday morning here in New England.  Time in the Word and time for tea are on the agenda but so are few other things.  I've added two more dolls to my store and this week will be adding elephants!  Fabric arrives tomorrow and I'm so excited...

April 12, 2018

A week ago my mother was sorting through her old craft items and came across a pattern that was so near and dear to my heart.  My mother was a seamstress; making dresses for myself growing up, slip covers for furniture and so many other things.  She is where my inspira...

February 7, 2018

Well, what a weekend it was!  Ground hog day was so much fun...this year's theme was "simplicity" and it featured white and tans with wood accents, white beeswax candles, and napkins folded to look like lotus flowers and filled with silver Hershey's kisses.  Food was o...

January 30, 2018

Two exciting events taking place at the homestead this week...Friday is Ground Hog Day and that means it's time for our annual Ground Hog Day party!  Every year since 1994, my family gathers and has an indoor picnic by the fireside.  BBQ fare including hamburgers, hot...

October 9, 2017

I just added some more items to my store for you to check out!  Each item is made to order and with winter just around the corner, it's time to get those orders in!  These are perfect for Christmas gifts, birthday gifts and just because you love it and what a cool way...

December 19, 2016

It's the most wonderful time of the year.....I just want to break out in song!  It's been a busy Christmas Season around here and I am finally getting my Christmas cards completed and out to the mail.  Decorations are up and now we just countdown the days!  I am so exc...

November 2, 2016

Finished getting the Fall Decorations out and about.  So nice to see all the wonderful colors of Autumn.  I do believe this is my favorite time of year. Though I miss the longer hours of daylight, the long shadows, the crisp air, the colors changing...it all is so invi...