Share Your Style

Share Your Style Party #144

Hello everyone and welcome back to another awe-inspiring Share Your Style party. This week your party host is me, Barbara, from the blog 21 Rosemary Lane.   Remember when you link up to one blog your creativity is seen on all six of our blogs! Lynne:  The Vintage Nest / Facebook / Twitter / Pinterest / Google+ Barbara:  21 Rosemary Lane / Facebook / Twitter / Pinterest / Google+ Kelly:  The Essence of Home / Facebook / Pinterest / Instagram… Continue reading Share Your Style Party #144

Holidays · Recipes

Quick And Easy Hearty Sweet Potato Salad

We eat a lot of entree salads in the summer because they are light and fresh and can be prepared without heating up the kitchen when it’s so hot outside. However, in the Fall, when the temperature begins to dip, I tend to relegate salad to a side dish and to prepare richer heartier meals… Continue reading Quick And Easy Hearty Sweet Potato Salad

Floral Arrangements · Holidays · Party/Tablescapes

Thanksgiving Harvest Tablescape With Apples And Pumpkins

Both pumpkins and apples are fruits of the harvest, but somehow pumpkins won out over apples as the iconic symbol of Thanksgiving and fall. Maybe it’s a size thing? Whatever the reason, I am equal opportunity tablescaper, so I decided that this year’s Thanksgiving table would feature both of these quintessentially autumnal fruits. And since my… Continue reading Thanksgiving Harvest Tablescape With Apples And Pumpkins

Miscellaneous · Travel

Magical Chinese Lantern Festival

One of the wonderful things about children is their capacity to be enchanted by all things magical–Santa, Harry Potter, Disney Princesses, etc. As adults, we tend to become jaded and lose the ability to perceive the magic around us. However, last week I had the opportunity to revisit the wonder of childhood when I attended… Continue reading Magical Chinese Lantern Festival