Thanks for coming by today to help me celebrate this momentous occasion! I hope you were blessed yesterday by our special guest, Melissa from The Inspired Room.  What a treat! We've been talking about extraordinary friendship and friends the past few days...  One of my favorite things to do is to gather my friends, set a pretty table, and enjoy light refreshments and good conversation.  So if you will indulge me today, I've set the small sideboard in the sun room for an intimate gathering of four.  The perfect size for chatting.  Friendship & Tea.     I've brought out the cocoa set … [Read more...]

Fresh-Picked Pumpkins in our Home Decor   What did you do today? Me?  I had one of those very fun girlfriend kind of days. The kind where you both pick up pumpkins, go back to her house and create a magical moment with your stash?  Yes, one splendid day. And what a nice afternoon it was.  The temperature was perfect.  To take advantage of the sunshine, we flew out to her patio and engaged in the grown-up version of playing Barbies.  Only we used fresh-picked pumpkins in our home decor.  Did I tell you we had fun? We arranged a little sitting area and filled it in with all kinds of fall … [Read more...]