Happy Fall Y’all! Here in Upstate, SC we are finally enjoying some cooler days….at least not 90 degree days! The morning and evenings have been much cooler. Sweaters, scarves and boots are cordially invited! What better way to bring in a new season than decorating for it! Some of the items used on the porch […]
Happy Halloween Y’all! Welcome to our Spooky Halloween Mantel! Turn out the lights, light the candles, cue up the music….Michael Jackson’s Thriller in the background. Where is the fog machine? Yes, it is Fall… and Halloween is just around that scary corner! Please enjoy my Halloween mantel. Notice all the fall elements. As soon as […]
Happy First Day of Fall!!!!! This has to be my favorite season. I love the start of cool mornings and evenings….the crisp feeling in the air. I yearn for that first time that I can wear my knitted scarf creations. Fall decorating for me is a complete and utter joy. As you will see in upcoming […]
I am a bit late on bringing out all of the fall goodies from the attic. I usually do this right after Labor Day. I guess with working on getting the blog off and running, decorating took to the back burner! Wait! I can’t let this happen since this is what the blog is about! […]
What an issue of awesomeness!!!! Check out this issue of House of Fifty’s online magazine for September/October. Really in love with the home from Greenville, SC featured! Pour a fresh cup of coffee and enjoy! http://issuu.com/houseoffifty/docs/fall_2012_houseoffifty/1 Open publication – Free publishing
Pasta Primavera on the Food Network This is what’s for dinner tonight! Saw this fixed right up Ree Drummond’s show. Looks so yummy!
I am at our family beach house on Caswell Beach, NC! This place is Heaven! Wonderful evening tonight grilling out and watching my Clemson Tigers BEATING Auburn in their season opener. By the way, I was an Auburn fan as a teen….almost went to school there. Graduated from Clemson though!!!! Did I mention that I […]
Ashlyn and I had so much fun painting!! This is a must for a night out with the girls or family. Our internet is going on 2-1/2 weeks being out….ugh!!!! Tech didn’t show up on Friday. Should be here Wednesday. It is driving me nuts as I want to pretty up my blog and get […]
This will be my very first knitting post to my new blog!!!! I just love Sweater Babe!!! I have been following this site for about a year now. The patterns are just beautiful! I will start sharing her monthly pattern with you, but please head over and sign up for her newsletter. This includes a […]
First off…..so sorry for the delay in getting my new blog up and running. There is so much I want to do to customize it! When we returned from vacation, out satellite Internet was not working. When it is up, it is at a snail’s pace!! This is so frustrating, but one of the things […]
I picked up a copy of the Autumn 2012 issue of Vintage Style today while making yet another grocery store trip. I’ve completed my typical childlike way of checking out a magazine….I always fly through it ooooing and awwwwing over the beautiful pictures. It did not disappoint! Tomorrow once the kiddos are off to that […]
Welcome to my new blog! It is currently under construction! Please subscribe to find out what is happening….Future posts will feature our home and its continuing projects, crafts, holiday ideas, cooking, knitting, books of interest and my family’s happenings.