Fall Dining Room

Fall Dining Room Tour

Fall Dining Room Tour I am using the word fall loosely here. There isn't really anything that screams fall here except a few apples and you can get those any time of year. But I did do a little refresh in this room and it happened to happen in the fall. I do think the room has a bit of a fall vibe … [Read more...]

Flea Market Curiosities

a tongue and cheek expose of the dark side of flea markets

Flea Market Curiosities With Halloween approaching next month, I thought I'd share some of the curiosities I saw at the flea markets this summer. Curiosities are strange or unusual objects, and there are plenty to be found at swaps and fairs. This summer was not lacking in peculiar object … [Read more...]

Country Living Fair Columbus Ticket Giveaway

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Country Living Fair Columbus Ticket Giveaway ***GIVEAWAY CLOSED*** Hello ... is this thing on (taps microphone) ... is anybody listening (awkward laugh).  It's been a while. I took a little summer hiatus. It was much needed. I traveled to Maine for six weeks, got busy at my new job, and I had a … [Read more...]

Peach and Blackberry Cake in a Jar


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...]