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Home and Garden Thursday…

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  Welcome   to Home and Garden Thursday Happy Thanksgiving! Whether you’re the hostess or traveling to be with family, I hope you have a blessed and safe time together. I look forward to spending time with my siblings and their families – we always have such a marvelous time together. Time is swiftly passing […]

Christmas Stockings…

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From Fabric Inspired by French Grain sack     Oh, the look and the texture of true French Grain sack….it’s beauty in simplicity. This fabric comes so very close. It is so beautiful and so versatile. Christmas Stockings For Christmas Party Each year we host a Christmas party. Each year I make gifts for the […]

I am thankful for……

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The days are getting so busy! So much to do! I definitely have to keep to my Most Important Things To Do list! Otherwise, I’ll get sidetracked. I missed my tea time with you last week and I definitely wanted to make time to have the opportunity to share that I am thankful for you. […]

A Return to Loveliness…

A Return to Loveliness Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving! I know my Canadian friends have already celebrated their Thanksgiving, for us in America we have so much to be thankful for…I’ll share more with you this afternoon on what I’m thankful for. I hope you have a blessed holiday and wonderful time with family. My heart goes out to those who are […]

Handmade Christmas Holly Garland…

Textured Wallpaper Christmas Holly Garland Tutorial

Made from Textured Wallpaper I have so enjoyed my book page leaf garland and wreaths for my fall decoration that it is going to be difficult to replace them. I think I have found my solution – for Christmas. I found a way to make handmade Christmas holly garland using textured wallpaper. The Holly I […]

Home and Garden Thursday…

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  to Home and Garden Thursday This has been a tumultuous week weatherwise. On Monday I accompanied my daughter to work so that I might do several errands and we then could ride home together. While at Chic Fil A we were made to be under a tornado watch. One had been spotted a county […]

A Return to Loveliness…

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I have been sitting here in the dining area of Chic Fil A since around 7 am. I’ve been here for hours and it has been quite an adventure. We’ve had rain forecasted for the whole of the day and just couple hours ago we were on a tornado warning alert. One had been spotted and was […]

Creating French Provincial Romance…

Fusion Paint Romantic Garden Decor

Transforming with Fusion Paint This is the room I call my retreat. It is filled with the soft colors and decor that evoke the feeling of a Romantic Garden Cottage look. This is where I enjoy reading a good book, or a good cup of tea. This is a room I also create in and […]

Winter White Guest Bedroom…

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It is so much fun to find things that you know will add charm to a room in your home. My daughter and I were visiting garage sales last weekend and at the first stop I found some very beautiful bed coverlets. They were from what appeared to be decades of collecting. Just my kind of […]

Home and Garden Thursday…

H&GT BUTTON FALL

  to Home and Garden Thursday Hello All! These days are absolutely flying by! We’re so close to Thanksgiving and to Christmas – are you preparing? I am and maybe I’ll get some sleep in the next few weeks or next year! Just joking! Here’s what I shared with you since last week’s party: I […]

Coffee Filter Christmas Wreath…

Coffee Filter Christmas Wreath at A Delightsome Life

The first time I saw a Coffee Filter Wreath, I knew I would make one. They’re so very pretty and so Fluffy! I thought to myself, ‘I could make this!‘ I then researched how to make these wreaths and discovered just how easy they are to make. Fast, fun, and did I say fluffy! They’re also frugal […]

Giving Thanks When Life is Hard…

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Don’t Forget To Give Thanks I have had occasion to be in contact with a few, either through phone calls or email seeking encouragement. Life situations for all of us can be very difficult and confusing at times. Pulling Back the Curtain Through blogging we share what we delight in. It is in essence very […]

A Return to Loveliness…

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The days are flying by! There’s so much to be done this month and into December! I do so need my quiet time and tea time to gather myself and my thoughts! How about you? You all share such lovely things, your beautiful teas, homes, crafts and wonderful recipes – I am always delighted to […]

Giving Thanks…

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Fall Home Tour ‘Come ye thankful people, come, raise the song of Harvest home Henry Alford   I am so thrilled to be participating in this home tour blog hop hosted by my friend, Michele from Shelstring Blog. I’m joining these marvelous bloggers in sharing our homes decorated for fall – I hope you enjoy the visit…linger, […]

Home and Garden Thursday…

H&GT BUTTON FALL

Welcome    to Home and Garden Thursday   We’ve had our first hard frost. And, as it typically can be in the south, we’ve bounced from warm to cold day by day. Today, it is slightly overcast. The leaves are drifting down – it appears quintessentially autumnal outdoors. I know many have already faced wintry […]