5 tips for thanksgiving tablescapes

  Hello friends. Looking for some inspiration for your Thanksgiving table? I am. There are some key elememts to setting a great table. 1. Natural elements. There needs to be something green or natural on the table, whether it is plant, flower or some organic object from nature. 2. Candlelight. Nothing adds more ambiance than …

heart and home

Hello!! Change always seem to bring a mixture of emotions. The bigger the change, the deeper the emotion. As I mentioned in my last post, we are in the middle of selling our home. Selling a  house is easy, selling your home is a whole different kettle of fish!! Moving is bittersweet.  When you actually …

empty nest…..

....again. Well Christmas is over, the kids have come and gone, and I'm left with an empty nest....again. Now, one might think that this is a sad time (it is), but I like to look  forward to what's ahead.  And just what am I to do with an empty nest?? RE-FEATHER IT!! As the New …

the best gift

When asked "what is the best gift you have ever received?" many thoughts went running through my head. Some could say diamonds are a girls best friend...... or maybe a remodel is something you're hoping for   perhaps a car covered in diamonds (REALLY??) maybe more personally a trip back to my mother's home~ Dublin, …

white christmas

Hello Everyone! I am getting very excited for Christmas. I always love to decorate for Christmas, but it seems every year I have less sparkle and more natural elements. But not this year. I am going all out!! Every piece of mercury glass, glass glitter garlands, white ironstone and the perfect tree. Let me tell …