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Home and Garden Thursday…

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Welcome to Home and Garden Thursday   I think I’ve written something about the weather each week – I am sure many are getting winter weary. Spring is such a blessing, isn’t it! I just love the fresh, new look to everything – inside and out. I’ll be doing some spring cleaning and organizing as […]

A Delightsome Blogger…

Shirley Housepitaility Designs

Shirley – Housepitality Designs It began with a light conversation on color, wall colors. Shirley wanted to know the color I used in my dining room. Then I took a look at the colors in her home – through her blog. Instant admiration.  Intrigued, I began to stroll through Shirley’s blog – from the beginning. […]

A Return to Loveliness…

ARTL FEB 16

The Daffodils are in bloom! The weather is damp and chilly – it’s mild, I know, compared to what a number of you are facing. I love that despite the weather outdoors – we bring charm, beauty and loveliness to our homes indoors Here are the Top Viewed Posts from last week’s party: Sandi at […]

Home and Garden Thursday…

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Welcome to Home and Garden Thursday   Yesterday, was gray and cool – today the sun is shining brightly, but the temperatures are very chilly. I’m looking out my kitchen window next to the desk, the back yard is full of large black birds. They’re calling out to one another. I see frost on the […]

Considering Gray or Greige…

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A Big Change I am so delighted by the change I made last year to our dining room. I do love that blue! Now, it is time to change the color in the living room. We chose the colors throughout the house over 10 years ago. We’ve loved them, but they’re showing the love in […]

A Return to Loveliness…

ARTL FEB 16

We have 32 days until the official first day of spring. Yes, I am counting them down. Even though we don’t have the wintry weather many other areas of the country have, we do have our share of cold, gray days. Signs of spring are every where – today, I’m contemplating our trees. I’ve shared […]

Home and Garden Thursday…

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Welcome to Home and Garden Thursday   Well, look at this. Last week I had so many other things to attend to that I didn’t complete a project to share. I’ve taken on a new responsibility in our community that is going to be challenging and rewarding. I do love our little town and feel […]

A Return to Loveliness…

ARTL FEB 9

As I look out the window at the water bouncing from the raindrops at the bottom of the backyard, my thoughts go to the song, ‘Raindrops on Roses’. These are a few of my favorite things…I do love the rain and what it does to my garden. Here, in the south, spring is bounding forth. […]

Home and Garden Thursday…

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Welcome to Home and Garden Thursday   I had the opportunity last week to travel once again to Atlanta to attend an event at the Georgia Capital. I was in awe of the beauty of the building and the wonderful history there. Across the street from the Capital they’re creating an amazing Liberty Plaza, the […]

Seasoning new and restoring old Cast Iron Pans…

Cast Iron Pans Reseasoned-how to restore, reseason and maintain cast iron

You Can Restore Old, Crusty Cast Iron Pans There’s nothing quite so beautiful as the blackened, shiny patina of a well-seasoned cast iron pan. There are a few specific rules in keeping your pans in pristine condition. If you do, they’ll reward you with good service for many, many years But, what if you find […]

A Return to Loveliness…

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Hello, Well, we now have six more weeks of winter. I am so looking forward to spring. Signs of spring are already popping up here in the south. The most reliable bulb for the south is the daffodil  – and they are going to perform beautifully again this year. The wind is howling today – […]

The New Southern Living Garden Book…

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Winter is a wonderful time to plan and to dream about your garden. What better book to sit and to dream with than The New Southern Living Garden Book, the ultimate guide to gardening. I have been given the opportunity to review this amazing book! 50 Years of Gardening Know How   have been compiled […]

Home and Garden Thursday…

H&GT BUTTON FALL

Welcome to Home and Garden Thursday   Last week I traveled with Dearest to north Atlanta, near Cobb County. I had a lovely time with him – he attended a conference. While he was busy, what do you think I did? I spent some time working on my blog and visiting thrift stores! I had […]

15 Stunning Chandelier Makeovers…

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Curated Board for Hometalk The lighting in a room can completely transform the room’s mood and style. If you have an outdated chandelier you can find several creative inspirations on Hometalk. I was thrilled to be given the opportunity to curate a board for you! I found 15 unique, stunning chandelier makeovers. Including one of my […]

A Return to Loveliness…

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Warm wishes headed your way! We had such a lovely week last week. Dearest and I were in Atlanta – the first few days were so springlike and beautiful. The last day winter returned – wet, cold and dreary. I hear that many are experiencing record winter weather this week. I hope you all are […]