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Lavender Shortbread Cookies

Lavender Shortbread Cookies

Sometimes, you just need a little something sweet. These little shortbread cookies fit the bill perfectly. They are simple to make and are so tasty too! If you don’t have Lavender on hand, Thyme, Rosemary, Basil or even Oregano would be a fine substitute. The […]

Decorating on a Budget

Decorating on a Budget

My grandmother was a wiz at making beautiful flower arrangements.  She would forage for items in her yard (sometimes the neighbor’s yard) and effortlessly make a vase of branches and weeds look like something that came from a high-end florist.  People loved receiving one of […]

Easy, Free Decorating Hack

Easy, Free Decorating Hack

You know all of those books you have around the house?  Yeah, the ones you rarely read.  Well, don’t just let them sit on your shelves taking up space and collecting dust, use those babies for home decorating! I love using books to give height, […]