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Spring Tablescape

Saturday, March 28th, 2015

Yes, it is still cold and snowy here in the Northeast, on the 28th day of March. I was stuck inside all day again, so I decided to decorate for Spring inside my kitchen. Decorating the kitchen seems to always start with a vignette on the table: spring table7

I used everything I already had on hand, except

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Mixing Silk Flowers With Greenery

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015

cherry_thumb.jpg I called my florist yesterday to find out how much it would cost to order a few cherry blossom branches to make an arrangement. She told me that one branch, which comes 6 feet tall, will cost me around $20.00 for each branch. Crazy. Then she gave me a great idea: cherry4 To buy the silk cherry

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Helpful Tip For Orchids

Saturday, March 21st, 2015

Did you know that when orchids stop blooming and enter a dormant state, many orchid owners make the mistake of thinking their orchid has died and throw the plant away? I admit that I am one that has been throwing them out for years thinking they were dead and done! orchid My plant smart sister–in-law

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Costa Rican Design Style

Sunday, March 15th, 2015

I took a few great design ideas away from my adventure in Costa Rica. I loved their use of bold colors, especially all of the turquoise:

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So pretty!

Our tree house lodging was very nice:

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Simple and lovely. I really liked the bed coverlet:

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I asked the owner if he purchased locally

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Simple & Beautiful Valentine Arrangements

Thursday, February 5th, 2015

Remember when I showed you how to make this popular pumpkin centerpiece here?: pumpkin-centerpiece The secret was using a vase inside of the pumpkin. For these Valentine centerpieces, the trick is using a vase inside a vase: val flowers

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Here are a couple

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My Autumn Decorated Porch

Friday, September 12th, 2014

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Looking at all of the beautiful inspirational Fall photos here, here and here, I felt motivated to decorate my own porch:

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I used the same wreath from last year I made here. In one

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