Bunny Tablescape

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Spring is oh so close! When you come into our home, you generally come through the dining room. The first thing you see is our dining table. I decided to bring some spring inspiration to the tablescape. I began by choosing this bright yellow tablecloth - to compliment the forsythia and daffodil blooms gracing my garden and arrangements … [Read more...]

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Book Page Rose Wreath

A DELIGHTSOME LIFE book page rose wreath with white pitcher and candle

This project has been on my wish list for quite a long while! I've seen the very many, beautiful wreaths created out there and knew this was something I really wanted to try. I do love books! I collect books, especially old books, whether in great shape or barely holding on. They all need some loving.  Making crafts with books not only … [Read more...]

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Rustic Valentine Wreath

A DELIGHTSOME LIFE Rustic Dried Rose Valentine Wreath

Dried Roses I am having fun creating Valentine wreaths this year. I shared with you earlier the Coffee Filter Paper Rose Heart-Shaped Wreath (mouthful!) and a tutorial on how I made it. I have a couple more in the works! Today, I'm sharing a super-easy wreath. Dried Roses on Rustic Grapevine Heart Wreath I just love roses in all forms - … [Read more...]

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Valentine Tablescape

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Candlelight and Roses   'We loved with a love that was more than love….' Edgar Allen Poe Sharing wonderful romantic moments over a special Valentine Tablescape is delightful. I think we should find reasons to celebrate like this more often! 'Loved you yesterday, love you still, always have, always will' Setting a Valentines … [Read more...]

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Coffee Filter Rose Heart-Shaped Wreath Tutorial

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  I just love making these roses! It's amazing to see the 'rose' develop with each step.  I first made these almost four years ago for my daughter's wedding. My! How time flies.  I have been wanting to make more - just for me. But I delayed…until now. Inspired to make a Valentine home decor post, I had so many ideas … [Read more...]

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The Story of Us

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Valentine's Day is special to me. It was on Valentine's Day in 1987 that Dearest asked me to marry him.  Yes, yes…a thousand times yes! My heart rang out - long before that scene was dreamed of in Pride and Prejudice…one of our favorite movies. We were young and excited. We did an unusual thing, we worked together on our … [Read more...]

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Spread The Love Giveaway!

Valentine Share The Love Giveaway

I am so excited to join 19 other bloggers in offering a fabulous giveaway to our readers, because…. We LOVE our readers! You make sharing with you so much fun! So, together we're offering this giveaway of $500! You can use this as you wish….a romantic date, a magnificent couples spa day or for one, or that special item you've been wishing for. … [Read more...]

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5 Romantic Desserts for Valentines

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I love the romance of Valentines…. the hearts, the decor, the cards…the time spent with the one you love.  And the dessert…if there's chocolate in the dessert all the better. Chocolate is one of those special ingredients that transforms a recipe, or is wonderful on its own. Wonderful Artisanal Chocolate can be found in the … [Read more...]

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Merry Christmas!

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 Nativity Poem ©1981 by Susan Noyes Anderson   "We all have heard the story, it’s been told and then retold, about the birth of Jesus Christ in Bethlehem of old. Yet every Christmastide the tale bears telling once again, as we reflect on that sweet babe, born to redeem all men. A decree went out from Caesar, and so it came to pass, that … [Read more...]

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Christmas Tree Glow Challenge

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Beth at Unskinny Boppy gave an invitation to share our Christmas Tree Glow. I took it! I shared earlier how I followed her steps to achieve a glow from the Christmas tree lights…. I love this method and preserving this beautiful Christmas tree memory. I hope you're having a blessed day! Merry Christmas! … [Read more...]

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