Category Archives: DIY

My Kitchen Needs Help!

… I Need Ideas! … This lovely built-in electric can opener has been in this kitchen for 42-years, and it’s been dead for at least 15 of those years. In that time, I have gone through two other electric can … Continue reading

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Home For The Holidays

… Welcome to My … Home for the Holidays! … A little over a week ago, I showed you some of the decorations in my house as we are Getting Ready For Christmas. You can see them here. Today, I … Continue reading

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Getting Ready For Christmas

… Are You Getting Ready? It has been a crazy couple of weeks on our stretch of the beach, but we’ll get into that a little later. I hope you all had a fantastic Thanksgiving and are getting ready for … Continue reading

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DIY – Pillow Covers

… A Little Pillow Talk … When we fixed up the living room after the flood repairs and renovations, we put neutral covers on our couch and loveseat. Rory and I found some really pretty pillows to brighten them. Since … Continue reading

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An Invitation To Thanksgiving

Luke and I are hosting Thanksgiving Dinner at my house this year for the first time. Is it the first time I am holding the festivities in my home? No, but it is the first time for many of Luke’s … Continue reading

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Mississippi Pecan Pie – Printable Recipe

… Perfection in Pie … This pecan pie recipe has been in our family for generations. I remember my great-grandmother making this delectably delicious dessert when we would go back for a visit to the farm in Mississippi. It has … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Carving – Carving & Lighting Tips & Tricks

… Create and Illuminate! … Here are some Tips & Tricks for carving your pumpkin that will take your design to another level. Differing depths give your carving light and shadows, and can create something almost life like when illuminated. … Continue reading

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