Our Holiday Weekend Tragedy

Our Holiday Weekend Tragedy

Thank you so much for all of you who have been praying for my son. Call it spritual Xanax. I have felt a sense of […]

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Summer Coastal Mantel

Summer Coastal Mantel

Summer is almost over but here in coastal Virginia the summer heat continues well into late September. This girl is not quite ready to start decorating […]

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Hydrangea Arrangement Ideas

Hydrangea Arrangement Ideas

The sweltering heat of summer hit our area early this year. It has been in the high 90’s and low 100’s for several days now […]

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The Coolest Tools in the Shed + Father’s Day Giveaway

The Coolest Tools in the Shed + Father’s Day Giveaway

The fun part about my job is that I get to bring you honest reviews of products I love. Our family spends quite a bit […]

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Cucumber Melon Gin Spritzer

Cucumber Melon Gin Spritzer

School is out, the temps are heating up, the sun is shining, and summer has arrived! Hubs and I enjoy spending warm evenings relaxing on the […]

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When the Sea Speaks to the Soul

When the Sea Speaks to the Soul

“The Voice of the Sea Speaks to the Soul.” The sea’s words were in the warm wind and rustling sway of the sea grass, and […]

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What to Get for Father’s Day

What to Get for Father’s Day

Do you ever remember your mom or maybe you even, being less than enthusiastic about the vacuum, blender, or pans she received from your dad […]

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An Ocean View Deck and Sears Card Giveaway

An Ocean View Deck and Sears Card Giveaway

Remember a few weeks ago I showed you all my deck and how I created my own little backyard summer oasis. As much as I […]

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Patriotic Platter

Patriotic Platter

Memorial Day passed and I found myself lacking in any patriotic table wear and decorations. Knowing that 4th of July is just around the corner, […]

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Strawberry Freezer Jam

Strawberry Freezer Jam

May is the month for strawberries! We will be celebrating our annual Pungo Strawberry Festival here in Virginia Beach this coming weekend. Thousands will pick […]

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Save a Piece of Summer ~ How to Grow Plants From Clippings

Save a Piece of Summer ~ How to Grow Plants From Clippings

Yes, I’m aware it’s fall, but here in the south we enjoy warm temperatures up until Thanksgiving. Summer is my favorite season. The beach, the […]

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Grilled Focaccia

Grilled Focaccia

Summertime is grill time! The Grill Master is my designated title, and I wear it proudly! Whether it be steak, chicken, seafood, ham, or veggies, […]

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