It’s fall ya’ll! Well, almost…technically, the first day of fall is September 22 according to the Farmer’s Almanac, but it’s close enough for me! I’m ready for crisp fall days when I can turn off the A/C, open all the doors and windows, light a fire pit on the patio with no mosquitoes and have… Continue reading Today’s Special…WATERCOLOR!
When you think of a daisy, you think of a small white round flower with a round yellow center, right? Well, here’s some fun facts about daisies… A single daisy flower is actually made up of two separate flowers. The center petals are one flower surrounded by the “rays” of another flower. Daisies grow all… Continue reading Daisy, Daisy!
Technically, summer is over. School has started and it’s the middle of September, but it still feels like summer here in Louisiana! Curiously, I haven’t seen any fireflies this summer. When I was a kid, I’d see them all the time. Though, I did spend a lot more time outside back then. We didn’t go… Continue reading Catch ’em if you can!
My Grandma made the BEST apple pie (I bet we can all say that!). Butter, sugar, flour, cinnamon, Granny Smith apples, a pinch of salt…She always made her own crust with Crisco! God that was good stuff! This was my attempt at making it a few years ago. I even used her pie plate. AND… Continue reading Mmmmmm…apple pie…
Today starts a new challenge at Cupcake Inspirations and the color theme is orange, teal and white. This week’s sponsor is Inspired by Stamping and they are generously offering a $15 gift certificate to our randomly chosen winner! Thank you so much Joanna! Orange is not my favorite color so I really had to ponder ideas… Continue reading Mermaid Kisses
I like getting caught in the rain. A few weeks ago it started pouring while I was on my bike ride. The rain was cool and completely drenching, even my shoes were wet. It was GLORIOUS! Enjoying those moments of complete freedom is something we forget about doing as adults. Every kid wants to play… Continue reading Dreaming
I love fall. The weather is crisp and clean, even the dog gets frisky! Fall always signals “back to school”. I loved buying school supplies and getting organized. One of my favorite quotes about fall is from the movie You’ve Got Mail,” Don’t you love New York in the fall? It makes me wanna buy school… Continue reading Art Makes Everything Awesome