Tasty Tuesday – Sweet Peeps!

  Welcome to Tasty Tuesday for this Sweet Peeps Extravaganza! We went a little crazy with the Peeps around here this week. I think I've had my share of sugar for awhile, and even the kids aren't asking for more right now. First, we made these cute little chick cupcakes! We don't eat coconut around here, but how else can you make a nest? Maybe … [Read more...]

Peeps! Sweet Spring Fun!

Spring is in the air!  I find myself searching for pretty decorations and fun things to do more than usual. Well, I ran across some really interesting things to share with all of ya'll! Peeps have always been a part of Easter baskets and Spring. You can find them in so many shapes and colors now. {I love the new green.}  They even have them … [Read more...]

You Gotta Pull The Plug Dude!

Tim here (a.k.a Remodeling Guy)... Everyone knows all about Kimba at A Soft Place to Land's social experiment last Friday right? For those that don't, here was the idea: Unplug your computer, like really unplug it. From the wall. When I first got the email from Kimba, I knew something was wrong as soon as I read the first words: "Hi girls!" … [Read more...]

Rain, Glorious Rain!

We woke up to thunder gently rolling and the hope of rain. It was raining on the other side of the harbor. As I made the coffee it started to gently, but steadily rain! Rain and a nice, hot cup of coffee to start the day! Glorious, just glorious! We planted our garden last week and we have been watering and watering trying to keep it all alive … [Read more...]

Gone Fishin’ (and Giveaway Winner)

Sorry I've been MIA for a few days....if I hide much longer I can just leave Tasty Tuesday up for next week too! But I can't do that because the thing I have lined up for next Tasty Tuesday is too cute! So, where have we been? Gone Fishin' We've just had a tough time staying inside! People often say that the thing they miss when they move … [Read more...]

Tasty Tuesday – Grillin’ A Chicken Philly!

Today (Tuesday) is Tim's Birthday! We had a little fun celebrating this weekend with awesome food from the grill. Well, he did do the grillin', but he enjoys it! Check out the yummy Chicken Philly! Tim started by cutting up some beautiful red, green, and yellow peppers. Oh, and don't forget the onion. He fired up the grill! There's … [Read more...]

Toile Party Giveaway – Making a No Sew Pillow in Less Than 10 Minutes!

We're joining the Toile Party at Pretty Organized Palace !  (a little early because we have Tasty Tuesday tomorrow!) I'll admit it, I'm not a Toile expert! When people think of Toile, they don't say..."oh, call Kim, she's the Toile queen!" (I prefer "Princess " anyway) Maybe that's due to the tropical flavor of our decor which includes lots of … [Read more...]

Hooked On Islands – Any Island, Anywhere!

Far Far Away Heron Island, Australia We went on a trip to New Zealand and Australia a few years back and fell in love with all of it...and it's all islands out there! Even Australia is a big island! (Size of U.S. big) The picture above is from our room on an amazing little island called Heron Island on the Great Barrier Reef! I'll be … [Read more...]

I’m Making My Own Candles!

Have you ever made your own candles? Candles can be made with things you already have around the house. I've used jars, old candle tins, and... Shells! If you haven't made candles before you should give it a try. For one thing, it's just so easy! But the best part is that you'll hear "Oh, you made that!" a TON!  This makes for a great … [Read more...]

Forever Wherever at Living with Lindsay

Today we have a post being featured on "Teach Me Tuesday!"  Go on over and visit Lindsay's beautiful blog and check out our tutorial! We still have a giveaway going on until Friday.  If you haven't signed up, you better hurry! If you haven't added a food post to Tasty Tuesday yet, just scroll down and add your link!  The more the … [Read more...]