Sweet Treats Christmas!!

Sweet Treats Christmas!!

Welcome back to Part #3 of our Christmas Home Tour Series! ( Click on the colored links for part #1 & part #2) In my version of a Sweet Treats Christmas, you will find gingerbread houses, trees trimmed in candy, and a train that will take us on a guided tour!! At Christmas, my kids […]

Christmas Home Tour – Part 2

Christmas Home Tour – Part 2

Happy Wednesday everyone!! Let’s continue with our Christmas Home Tour!! (If you missed Part 1, you can find it here) While my children prefer a colorful, vibrant color palette for the Christmas season, I find that I gravitate towards a more neutral color scheme. Lots of white lights, creams and silvers. For an added pop […]

Christmas Home Tour

Christmas Home Tour

Let’s take a Christmas Home Tour!! Hello everyone!!! I hope it is warmer wherever you are than where I am! This Palm Tree Princess has been seriously freezing to death…one day at a time. The temperatures have been in the single digits, with many days in the negatives when considering wind chill!!! When the cold […]

Autumn Scenery

Autumn Scenery

Autumn Scenery…. Here in Northwest Indiana, the autumn colors at this time of the year are absolutely breathtaking! I found myself, on Wednesday, to be in a foul mood after having to organize some of my Mom’s belongings. She died at 57 years old, several years ago. To say I miss her would be an […]

Pimp Your Dollar Tree Pumpkins!

Pimp Your Dollar Tree Pumpkins!

Dollar Tree Pumpkins… The store has them every fall, just prior to Halloween. We have all seen them, probably bought them and decided they could look better! For a $1, they are a bargain…but they have this hideous and obvious line around the middle from where they stuck the styrofoam together! Plus, they are hazard […]

I’m BAAACK!! Fall Beauty…

I’m BAAACK!! Fall Beauty…

Hello Everyone!!! Gosh…it’s been awhile!! Between illness running rampant in our home and changing this blog over to a new platform…I got sucked into the abyss of ‘ where has the day gone’? Before I knew it….a month had passed. With all of the gory details (withheld) behind me now, I am BACK to running […]

Home Decorating from the Crypt….

Home Decorating from the Crypt….

Home Decorating from the Crypt Today I forced myself out of the house after a really exciting couple of days with the stomach herpes. Ok…so maybe it wasn’t really…but dagnabit if it didn’t feel that way. Actually, I am just guessing here, because I don’t have a comparison…but let’s run with the visual for impact […]

Fall Village Insanity

Fall Village Insanity

Fall Village K. So, I warned you.  I TOLD you I adored Fall. I meant it. So much so…that I have built a village in my living room dedicated to this very time of year. The only thing it is missing is a Starbucks..in the town center. Or a Pumpkin Spice Latte water tower. Give […]

A Magical Weekend in Saugatuck

A Magical Weekend in Saugatuck

 Saugatuck, Michigan…A Magical Weekend This weekend …. renewed me… made me fall in love again… reminded me of the small things that life had taken hostage… Made my heart beat fast all over again. Isn’t it a shame that this life we tend to lead..at such a hurried pace…puts miles on the heart? It takes […]