Pumpkin - It's Not Just for Pie

Photo by Deb Wolf

So you’re not ready for cold weather, but be honest, you love pumpkin season. I’m a huge fan of pumpkin pie. But why stop there? Pumpkin is readily available, inexpensive and it’s so good for you. … Continue reading

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Photo by Food Network

If you’ve ever attempted to clean out and reorganize your refrigerator, it can be a daunting task. Here are Joan’s seven steps to making it a more manageable project. 1. Set up a coolers or cooler bags next to … Continue reading


Photo by French Country Cottage

The other day while shopping at HomeGoods, I was feeling a little bit copper. Copper is one of those gorgeous metals that just oozes charm. It is not gold, not silver, not too anything. It … Continue reading


Photo by Lisa Storms

Last year I shared some great ideas for creative back to school lunches and I thought it might be a good idea to give you some fresh inspiration for this year. Here are a few tips … Continue reading

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Photo by Deb Wolf

You love taking a thank you gift to your host and hostess, but struggle to come up with ideas beyond a bottle of wine or box of candy. I challenged myself to visit HomeGoods and see how … Continue reading


Photo by Fiskars

Who is ready for Labor Day? Every year I say the same thing, “Where did the summer go?” Today I have rounded up some of my favorite barbecue ideas for your Labor Day celebration. Whether you are outdoors … Continue reading


Photo by Cathy Mortensen Design

As the saying goes, “Summer summer fruit, it wouldn’t be summer without them.” And it’s so very true! Why not let fruit inspire some fun color for the kitchen? I’m working on a project featuring some … Continue reading


Photo by Heather Lynn Photographie

It’s been years since I last set up a lemonade stand in the front yard and drank cup after cup of that tart sweetness with the neighborhood kids while waiting to make our fortune, one … Continue reading


I’m not a culinary artist. I like delicious food that requires minimal time and easy clean-up. If I’m speaking your language and you love burgers, you will love my first-ever kitchen creation. Burger Stack-up Ingredients Burger … Continue reading


Photo by My Paper Factory

School is out and finally we have a little more time to enjoy the little things. I needed a little me time, so I escaped to HomeGoods. About 10 minutes into my escape, the cell … Continue reading


Photo by Petite Party Studio

Summer entertaining doesn’t have to be a lot of work. Here are three ideas to inspire your summer parties. Friday Night at the Movies Celebrations at Home and Sadie James Photography were my inspiration for this idea. Hang a white … Continue reading

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Photo by Gloribell Lebron

Can you feel that? Those are the first fresh sea breezes of the season and I couldn’t be any happier. Soon, summer will arrive and we can all get ready to bring some of those coastal … Continue reading