five simple ways to decorate for the holidays

Five Simple Holiday Decorating Ideas

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My Five Favorite Ways To Display Books

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white after labor day yea or nay

White After Labor Day – Yea or Nay

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My Vintage Chairs Get a Makeover

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In the Kitchen

My Apple Crisp Recipe

apple crisp recipe

Apple season reminds me of home and Sundays spent apple picking among the fall foliage. Apple season was always celebrated with the Apple Festival and opening of the Old Cider Mill.  There’s something quintessential about apples in  New England, and sometimes I miss it. Living in Florida, I opt to celebrate the fall and the […]

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An Easy Painted Chair Project

dixie bell painted chair

The other day I was looking for an easy project to do and realized I had left over Dixie Belle paint. I also had a lone dining chair in need of a make over.  Together they were an easy painted chair project.  Revamping a chair really is one of the easiest projects one can undertake. […]

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How to Make a Spring Floral Wreath

how to make a floral wreath

The other day we were outside doing some yard work when Kevin looked up at the front door and said it needed a bigger wreath.  It sure did. Rather than hang nothing there I hung a simple wreath that lacked that certain character. To be honest it was an unfinished piece that desperately needed switching […]

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