Home Rehab Projects

Home Rehab Projects

            Home Rehab Projects We are a DIY Couple We always have some project around our house that we are working on.  We frequent Thrift Stores, Yard Sales, Estate Sales, Antique Marts, Goodwill, and even a treasure or two on the side of the road….you name it! We find the nicest ‘Diamonds in the Rough’ and then we bring them home to make them ours.  Here are a few of…

Advertisements
Read More

How to Make an Easter Bunny Cake

How to Make an Easter Bunny Cake

          Happy Easter One of my favorite holidays when I was growing up was Easter, and the run up to it.  Usually on the weekend before Easter there was a big Easter Egg Hunt out in a large field of someone that we knew where eggs were hidden all over the property.  Girls and boys dressed in nice spring clothing.  Me, always wearing a pretty frock that my Great-Grandmother Honnie would…

Read More

My Mardi Gras Birthday and New Orleans Soul Food Recipes

My Mardi Gras Birthday and New Orleans Soul Food Recipes

    My Mardi Gras, Fat Tuesday Birthday My Birthday King Cake     Julie and Monk, My 57th. Birthday When I found out that my February 13th. birthday was falling on Fat Tuesday this year, 2018,  I told Gordon that I wanted a King Cake for my birthday. My Birthday Cake I am a southern girl, born and raised throughout the south, New Orleans Mardi Gras represents good Southern Soul Food as well as…

Read More

Diana, Kate, Meghan, and ME!

Diana, Kate, Meghan, and ME!

      In Descending Order….. Diana, Kate, Meghan, and Me! ———————————————- This is a bit of my Mother’s Day Roses and Cards ———————————————- Welcome to Diana, Kate, Meghan, and ME! The tiara I bought at a thrift store, the ring is a replica of Diana’s engagement ring.  And the envelope is a letter from Princess Diana’s former Lady-in-Waiting, Anne Beckwith-Smith to me, thanking me for sending Diana a baby gift when Prince William was…

Read More

Halloween X-tras

Halloween X-tras

          Happy Halloween I am a big fan of all things Halloween, and we do have many Halloween posts for you to look at, but sometimes I’ve got a small Halloween project, or idea, or photo of this and that, and I never have anywhere to put it.  So, now they will all have a home here. My most favorite holiday is Halloween because it is the only holiday we have…

Read More

Gordon and Julie Italian Seconda Parte (Part 2)

Gordon and Julie Italian Seconda Parte (Part 2)

        Welcome to Gordon and Julie Italian Seconda Parte (Part 2) Italian Food is a favorite of ours and seeing as how we love to share things we find particularly tasty, here a but a few more recipes for your enjoyment.  Italian food is always delicious as well as beautiful, healthy as well as artistic, and traditional as well as modern. We do hope that you will fall in love with these…

Read More