Peach and Blackberry Cake in a Jar

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Late summer and early fall is a perfect time to pack a picnic and head out for the day in the Northeast.  The weather is beautiful.  The air is dry.  The temperature is just right - not too hot and not too cold.  It's the best time to be outside in my humble opinion, hence my picnic idea.  Where … [Read more...]

DIY Faux Coral Napkin Rings

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DIY Faux Coral Napkin Rings The faux coral is made from Sculpey clay and sprayed with Krylon Short Cuts spray paint.  One 2 oz. package of white clay made 3 pieces of faux coral.  I used the small 3 oz. can of spray paint in the color Red Pepper.Step 1. Condition the clay by kneading it between … [Read more...]

Easy Tie Dye Napkins

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Easy Tie Dye Napkins for a Summer Table Setting This weekend I had a little fun with tie dying napkins. I used a product called Tumble Dye, and it was so easy to use. It comes already mixed in a spray bottle. It is water based, non-toxic, permanent and you don't need gloves. I found it at Hobby … [Read more...]

Spring Home Tour

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I have some news. It's good news for me, but maybe not so much for this little old blog. I got a job ... a real job! It just sort of happened. It feels good to be working, but it has really cut into my creative time. That is why I haven't been around here much lately. I've been adjusting to my new … [Read more...]