As soon as I found these old bank bags this past spring I knew immediately I was going to use them as our “stockings” this holiday season. They were perfection. So imagine my excitement when the ladies of this blog series decided we should include wrapping paper.
Every year my Granny gives me a mounding plate of all of her signature-baked goods like Martha Washington balls, peanut butter cups, divinity and peanut brittle. In addition to all the sweet treats, she also gives me a huge bag of shelled pecans from her pecan grove. It’s a dream gift for a fellow baker. With this in mind, I thought I would share a recipe for Pecan Pound Cake.
The holidays have always been a big deal in my family. Not because there are tons of gifts but because it was the one day of the entire year I knew we would all be together. For as long as I can remember I’ve loved Christmas. I think it all started the day my…
Today’s gift is probably the easiest and most budget friendly of the week. It’s the gift of your time.
Today, I want to share with you an easy gift idea with materials you can probably find at almost any thrift store. I started with these footed milk glass pieces.
Late last week, my sisters and I finalized our gift giving plans for Christmas. Our theme? “The gift that keeps on giving.” It’s in this spirit that I’m bringing gift ideas to the blog all week.
What is a blessings tree you say? On January 1st we begin to write down every time something good happens to us.
I bake at least once a week and during the holidays sometimes it’s two or three times a week. So the other day, I was getting out my materials to make cookies.
After working several weeks straight without any real break, this Feel Good Friday finds me taking a much needed break. I’m giving myself a gift and taking the entire day off.
We finished finalizing our Thanksgiving plans last week. It’s still so hard to believe the holiday season is here. I honestly don’t know where this year has gone.
I hope you guys are enjoying a relaxing three-day weekend. I’m working on projects in the kitchen now that it has been completely repainted. I thought it would be fun to take a look back at last year’s tablescapes in case you need last minute ideas.
When we first started this series I was all but certain by the time we got to the front porch portion mine would be boarded up with hurricane shutters. While there has not yet been a need for said shutters, it has rained for three solid days.