Share Your Style

Share Your Style Party #127

Hello everyone and welcome to Share Your Style #127!  I am Marie-Hélène from the blog Kingsbury Brook Farm and I will be your host this evening.  When you link up to our party, your post will appear on all six blogs seen below! We would love to have you follow us Lynne:  The Vintage Nest / Facebook / Twitter / Pinterest / Google+ Barbara:  21 Rosemary… Continue reading Share Your Style Party #127




Travel

Ireland: Rocky Beaches And Atmospheric Graveyards

And now for something completely different . . . This week my mother, creator of Feathering My Empty Nest, invited me to write a guest post about my January Term study abroad trip to Ireland. I imagine she will come to regret providing such a platform for the ravings of a lunatic, but here we… Continue reading Ireland: Rocky Beaches And Atmospheric Graveyards




Cake/Cookie How To's · Entertaining

A Succulent Succulents Cake For An 80th Birthday Party

Earlier this year I threw a Quilt Themed Party for my mother’s 80th birthday. So, when my father turned 80 in June, I wanted to have a celebration for him as well. My dad and stepmother had rented a large vacation home in the Chesapeake Bay area in Maryland for the last week of June and… Continue reading A Succulent Succulents Cake For An 80th Birthday Party




Entertaining · Party/Tablescapes

Romantic Flower-themed Summer Tablescape

A sultry July evening is the perfect time to take advantage of all the blooms in your garden and host a dinner party with a Romantic Flower-themed Summer Tablescape. Of course, I don’t need and excuse to celebrate all things floral. If you follow me on Pinterest, you know that I am a bit pin-crazy when… Continue reading Romantic Flower-themed Summer Tablescape




Travel

History Geeks’ Founding Fathers Home Tour–Part III Monticello

Thomas Jefferson’s home, Monticello, was the third and last stop on our History Geeks’ Founding Fathers Home Tour (Check out History Geeks Tour Part I Mount Vernon and Part II Montpelier). Our tour was scheduled for 2 p.m. However, when we took the shuttle from the visitor’s center up to the house, we discovered that… Continue reading History Geeks’ Founding Fathers Home Tour–Part III Monticello