Ugly Christmas Sweater Party

Some friends hosted an ugly Christmas sweater party this past weekend. Now I don't buy that many new clothes so I thought why waste money on an ugly sweater so I found this sort of gaudy Snoopy sweater and added some dollar tree embellishments. Figured, hey, I like Snoopy so I can maybe wear this again ....more

Simple Saturdays Blog Hop 12-13

Happy Weekend! Hope you all are finishing up your holiday preparations. I am close ....more

Christmas Kitchen Tour 2014 - Christmas Home Tour Part Two

Welcome to my Christmas Kitchen Tour for 2014. We like to change things up a bit each year and I think this year turned out to be on of my favorites. So come on in, grab a mug of something yummy and let's visit in my vintage kitchen ....more

Kitchen Quick Tip - How to Make Your Faucet Sparkle

How to make your faucet sparkle and shine. At the end of the day, or even after a meal and clean up in the kitchen, there is nothing like leaving your kitchen clean and your chrome faucet shiny and spot free. Here is how to clean your chrome faucet and remove water spots ....more

Vintage Kitchen Christmas Tree - Christmas Home Tour Part One

This year I gathered the box of my mother's vintage ornaments in bright reds and greens and added them to my kitchen Christmas tree. I think this is my favorite tree in the house this year. Many ornaments were given to me as a child so this has been dubbed Grandma's tree ....more

Simple Saturdays Blog Hop for 12/5

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Super Simple Chocolate Fudge Pie

If you are looking for a super yummy, but easy dessert, this is the one for you. Super simple chocolate fudge pie is to die for and is so easy and quick to make. You can make this super duper easy by using a store bought refrigerated or graham cracker pie crust (which I do) and by using store bought pre-made whipped cream topping ....more

Christmas Decor Using Kitchen Items

Finding ways to decorate using everyday kitchen items and merging the coziness of home with the holidays just goes together like peanut butter and jelly. You can easily use items from your kitchen and make darling festive holiday decor. I love this idea to add seasonal messages to plates with stick on letters ....more

Simple Saturdays Blog Hop Nov. 29

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Thanksgiving Favorite Dishes

Oh boy, I think this year we had the best Thanksgiving dinner we have yet to cook. One of my favorite Thanksgiving dishes was our turkey. Hands down the best turkey we have yet to prepare ....more