mini tree Christmas decoration
DIY & Crafts

The Tradition of a Mini Tree

Each year my daughter creates her own mini tree with the cuttings from our larger, family tree. It’s a tradition now and she really takes pride in creating and decorating her tree. First, she starts with a pile of cuttings. Then she snips and…

December 10, 2016
PomegranteCocktail
Food & Party

Holiday Cocktail Party

One of the best parts of the holiday season is getting together with friends to celebrate what a great thing friendship is. For the past 18 months, I’ve hung out with a super group of gals in book club. We don’t have an official…

December 3, 2016
December Daily
Scrapbooking

Why I Do a December Daily Album

This is my third year doing a December Daily album. I first came to know this project when I found Ali Edwards on Twitter. I was in awe of her amazing albums and knew I had to do them, too. I loved her scrapbooking…

November 28, 2016
Free Holiday Gift Tag Printable
DIY & Crafts

Free Holiday Gift Tag Printable

Thanksgiving is over and the Holiday season is officially here. People are decorating and shopping like crazy already. To help make your packages more fun this year, download this free holiday gift tag printable. It’s my way of adding a little humor and lots…

November 27, 2016
Tropical Thanksgiving Wreath
DIY & Crafts

Tropical Thanksgiving Wreath

Those of us in Florida (and other warm climates) that don’t experience fall with changing leaves try and find other ways to celebrate the season. Honestly, fall to us is when the temperature falls below 80 degrees. It is then we can turn off…

November 23, 2016
Square Mini Album
Scrapbooking

Square Mini Album

Yesterday I put together a little square mini album. The inspiration is from a class by Nicole Reaves, which I took at Studio Calico. Because of the creative paper folding and gluing, the pages of this album open up to reveal a larger page.…

November 20, 2016
Best Pumpkin Bread Recipe
Food & Party

The Best Pumpkin Bread You’ll Ever Eat

That headline is quite a claim I know. But seriously, this is the best pumpkin bread recipe you will ever eat. It’s moist, it’s rich, and it’s also busting with the warm flavors of allspice, cinnamon, clove and nutmeg. This recipe is a staple…

November 19, 2016
Thanksgiving Scrapbook Cards
Scrapbooking

Thanksgiving Scrapbook Cards Printable

I just love this collection!  These Thanksgiving scrapbook cards celebrate Thanksgiving: Grandma’s pies, eating traditional foods, spending time with family and of course, turkey! Get this free scrapbook card printable today to document your Thanksgiving stories. They are perfect to document favorite family recipes,…

November 18, 2016