Recycled Christmas Crafts From Soda Cans and Milk Cartons

I’m talking trash today! 🙂 I have two Christmas crafts for you, and both DIY Christmas Tree Cones are made with supplies you might regularly toss in the trash – soda cans and milk cartons. Thank you to designers Debi Schmitz and Kathleen George for sharing with us ways to decorate for Christmas that involve […] … Continue reading Recycled Christmas Crafts From Soda Cans and Milk Cartons

Create A Chandelier Wreath To Add Warmth To Your Dining Room

Spread some holiday cheer when you create a chandelier wreath to add warmth to your dining room. Your dining room is an important gathering spot during the holiday season. It's where you join with your family and friends to dine, share stories, and stuff yourself with pumpkin pie! Adding a chandelier wreath will add a touch of elegant holiday decor.

How to Find the Best Christmas Deals in December

Yesterday was Cyber Monday, and a couple of days before that, Black Friday. The best Christmas shopping deals are gone!....or so you think. If you didn't join the rest of the 'multitude' in snagging up those once-in-a-year deals, DO NOT FRET. Just stick with me this morning and together, we would discover ways on how to … Continue reading How to Find the Best Christmas Deals in December

4 Creative Uses for Leftover Sweet Potatoes…..The Nigerian Style!

This year's Thanksgiving is barely two days away, and like all other Thanksgivings before it, there is going to be lots and lots of food. Probably more food than you and your guests can handle, err....eat; from the leftover turkey and tantalizing pieces of pumpkin pie to a plate or two of sweet taters. So, … Continue reading 4 Creative Uses for Leftover Sweet Potatoes…..The Nigerian Style!

Peanut Pie – So Decadent You’ll Want To Slap Yo Mama

Thanksgiving is only a few days away, and it's time to share my secret recipe for Peanut Pie. It's rich, decadent. In the South, we have a saying when something's this good:  "Slap Yo Mama!".  This pie is so rich, so decadent, and so satisfying it makes me want to cry when I take a bite. 

A Blue & White Thanksgiving Table That Didn’t Cost A Penny!

With Thanksgiving less than two weeks away, it was time to come up with a plan for what our dinner table will look like. I decided to see if I could create a tablescape without buying a thing and just using what I have on hand. Being partial to blue and white, I began with […] … Continue reading A Blue & White Thanksgiving Table That Didn’t Cost A Penny!

5 Essential Jobs To Get Your Yard Ready For Winter

After a long, hot summer followed by a long, hot fall, it's finally begun to cool down here in the coastal region of North Carolina. This is the time of year that I love. There's a cool nip in the air, yet it isn't freezing cold. It's the perfect time to get out in the yard. This is the perfect time to tackle these 5 essential jobs to get your yard ready for winter.

Home Decor Trend: Sherwin-Williams 2018 Color of the Year is “Oceanside”

Take a plunge into a pool of deep blue in 2018! Sherwin-Williams recently announced that their 2018 color of the year is "Oceanside." This rich blue is saturated with tones of green that make this gorgeous color easy to use in any room of the home.