Our Favorite Room

favorite room

Our Favorite Room - I am back home in Cleveland now, and missing Maine. The month flew by too quickly. Today I am sharing one of our favorite rooms in Maine. It is not really a room at all, but a space. It's our front porch. It is a great place to sip coffee in the morning, read a book or end the … [Read more...]

Fresh Corn Salad

corn salad recipe from At Home on the Bay

Fresh Corn Salad - My sister-in-law is from the Nebraska corn belt, and she has all the best corn recipes. She made this salad for a family gathering and I've been making it ever since. It is perfect for leftover ears of corn on the cob, but I've been know to buy ears specifically to make this … [Read more...]

Paint by Number Gallery Wall Transformation


Paint by Number Gallery Wall Transformation - I thought it would be fun to look back and see how the gallery wall has transformed over the last two years as new finds were added. I started this collection of paint by numbers in October of 2012 with just three paintings. October 2012 I found a few … [Read more...]

Blue Moon Free Printable

Once in a Blue Moon - Free Printable

  Once in a Blue Moon Blue Moon Free Printable Here is this month's free printable. Click on the link below and it will take you to the file where you can print onto 8 1/2 X 11 paper. It will fit into an 8″ X 10″ frame if you trim a little off the edges, or you can tape it on a wall with … [Read more...]

Homegirl Barn Sale

  Homegirl Barn Sale A few weeks ago I went to the Homegirl's Barn Sale. The Homegirl is, Gina Bishop, a local celebrity here in Cleveland. Gina has a unique and creative style. She has appeared on the Nate Berkus Show several times, and she hosted a series of decorating videos on … [Read more...]

Sweet Dreams Pillow Tutorial

Sweet Dreams Pillow Tutorial from At Home on the Bay

Sweet Dreams Pillow Tutorial Here is a quick little pillow to work on while you are at the beach, or sipping sweet tea on the front porch this summer. This project would even be great for a teen or pre-teen to try hand embroidery. There are three different beginner type hand embroidery stitches … [Read more...]

The Making of a Headboard

The makiong of a headboard

The Making of a Headboard It started out, like all my ideas start out, in random fashion. We were driving to Progressive Field to watch our home team, the Boston Red Sox, play the Cleveland Indians. I was day dreaming about headboard ideas, when we drove over a bridge that had a safety fence … [Read more...]