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Simple Rustic Christmas Decor…

Simple Rustic Christmas Decor Just Add Pinecones

First Add Pinecones     I’ve had these giant pine cones for months! My daughter’s future sister-in-law used them in her wedding and my thoughtful, crafty daughter thought, ‘Mom would love these!’ She Was So Right Two bags full…sounds like a song! I stored them away knowing that I would incorporate them into our home’s […]

Home and Garden Thursday…

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Welcome to Home and Garden Thursday Oh, Joy! I had this post 99% done and clicked the tab and there it was gone! I had to start all over. Have you had one of those days! Thank you to all who share – Home and Garden Thursday is growing beautifully because of you! Hang around […]

A Return to Loveliness…

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Welcome  to Autumn Inspired A Return to Loveliness We’ve had a few beautiful days of blue sky and mild weather. I’ve been waiting for things to dry so that I can do a couple projects – one for my son! Alas, we are not going to have enough dry days! More rain headed our way! […]

Serene Sunday…

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In Dark Times Today, when tragedy and horrific events happen, we know of them nearly right away. We remember where we were, what we were doing when the Twin Towers in New York were attacked. Those who are in the armed forces remember those days when they were directly involved in attacks. My grandfather was […]

Home and Garden Thursday…

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Welcome to Home and Garden Thursday Here at A Delightsome Life we are rain-soaked! There’s so much moisture outside and inside that the doors and windows are swelling, condensation has built up so much so that Dearest and I are considering a dehumidifier. We even lost power for a while. Amazing weather! Today, was a […]

A Return to Loveliness…

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Welcome  to Rain-Soaked A Return to Loveliness There’s something unusual right now, something I haven’t seen for a long while. The sun and blue skies! We’ve had so much rain that moisture has gathered in our old home, towels take more time to dry, doors and windowns are swelling…we’re just saturated! Also, we’d lost power […]

Home and Garden Thursday…

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Welcome to Home and Garden Thursday November is here! I can’t believe that 2015 will soon be over. How as the year for you? Are you ready for Year-In-Review posts? It’s fun to see what we’ve accomplished! Here’s What I shared with you since our last party: I hosted a retreat at this amazing house […]

A Return to Loveliness…

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It’s pouring rain here! I had to open all curtains and turn on all lights – it was so dark in our house. Hmm, now the lights are blinking – I’d better hurry! You never know what a day will bring! I am amazed that it’s already November…I’m pulling out things to decorate for Christmas […]

Serene Sunday…

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OTHERS Lord help me live from day to day In such a self-forgetful way That even when I kneel to pray My prayer shall be for – Others. Help me in all the work I do To ever be sincere and true And know that all I do for you Must needs be done for […]

Saturday Inspiration…

Saturday Inspirations

Morning! I’ve missed a couple weekends sharing with you the inspirations I have found throughout blogland. I have found some awesome inspiring posts this weekend! Check out what caught my attention! O.K., I’m kind of in love with this beauty. Kammy at Kammy’s Korner calls it a Barble – made of barnwood – where a […]

The Jewell House…

The Jewell House

Some people are fortunate to actually realize their dreams… Nestled in the quiet bucolic countryside in Hancock County, the community of Jewell boasts a lovely history and a number of lovely homes. One such home, The Jewell House purchased over a year ago by Suzanne and Wayne.  Suzanne and Wayne envisioned creating a beautiful venue […]

Home and Garden Thursday…

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Welcome to Home and Garden Thursday Here’s What I shared with you since our last party: It was Country Living Fair time again – this time I took my sisters, daughters, neice, friends and future Son-in-Law! Here are the Top Viewed Posts from last week’s party: Home Decor Brooke at Creative Country Mom Vintage Home […]

Country Living Fair…

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A Girlfriend Trip There are times and events that we so look forward to…we plan, we imagine and we anticipate the joy we expect to experience. Sisters and Daughters I enjoyed the first year at The Country Living Fair with a dear friend. I so loved the venders, The Country Living Fair displays and the […]

A Return to Loveliness…

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Welcome  to A Return to Loveliness Fall leaves are scattered all around, the skys are gray and the days are cool. Fall in Georgia. Punctuated here and there, though, you’ll see these lovely flowers, the Camelia. On our Elm Street dear friends planted several Camelias of different varieties – I love their delicate, rose-like appearance; […]

Home and Garden Thursday…

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Welcome to Home and Garden Thursday I have been so very busy that I haven’t been able to share – I have a wonderful bed I’m painting, a project on preserving decks, a fantastic recipe to share…soon, I hope! I do so appreciate you joining in, sharing and visiting! You make this party wonderful! Here […]