In Thanksgiving!

WOW, what a week!  I woke up at 3:45 a.m. this morning and took part in KTHV Channel 11’s “Designer Challenge,” and the experience was a true treat!  Although I didn’t win, the ladies were wonderful as well as the staff at Channel 11.  Thank you for including me!  And yesterday, Mother had knee replacement Read More

And Thanksgiving Continues!

Being outside is also a true treat at my parent’s cabin.  We truly enjoyed the perfect weather on Thanksgiving… Daniel loves to be outside and certainly enjoyed being “king of the mountain!” Cousin Hunter also enjoyed playing on the mountain!  Notice the chairs turned over in the background…that would thanks to you know who! Please Read More

Thanksgiving 2012

Thanksgiving continues (although my Christmas is up!) with some great pictures from the big day… We’ve celebrated Thanksgiving at my parent’s cabin for several years now.  It’s a true treat and getaway!  The day prior festivities began with the decorations! Elizabeth thoroughly enjoys helping!  She and Daniel gathered fall leaves and placed them here as Read More

A Thanksgiving Story!

I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving!  I debated whether or not to continue posting about the holiday.  I was pretty sure I would after an array of pictures taken on the big day and then I opened Elizabeth’s backpack this morning.  (Yes, I opened it this morning for the first time since last Read More

Happy Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving day is upon us!  Tomorrow we will celebrate with family, friends, fantastic food, and football!  But most of all, it’s a time of reflection and a time to count our many blessings… A priceless piece of Daniel’s art he brought home from school! Precious turkey made from his handprint! And Thanksgiving is always a Read More

Garden Club: Another Fall Arrangement

Last Friday, I shared our neighborhood garden club’s program by Chris Norwood of Tipton Hurst.  Please enjoy another great and easy fall arrangement…   Chris first gathered dried wheat and placed floral tape around the middle! Next, he placed rose hips around the wheat and secured with floral tape! The ends of the stems were Read More

November Decor

October 31 has come and gone, so the Halloween decor has been put away until next year.  As November arrived, I added a few more fall items just in time for Thanksgiving… I created these wheat topiaries this year. Height, texture and of course the wheat were a must.  I love their slender, elegant feel. Read More