I am preparing a Mothers’ Day gift for my mother this weekend. She is in her eighties and her doctor has recently recommended that she keep her brain challenged and active. When I visit my mother, we often will make cards or scrapbook, but when she is not with family or friends, it is just her and my dad. I wanted to give my mother something different than the usual… Continue Reading
I love seeing all the flowers blooming this time of year! Even though my allergies kick up, I just cannot resist the opportunity to bring flowers into my home. Sometimes I pick up flowers from the florist or supermarket, but usually they are from my local farmers market. There is always a wonderful selection and it is nice to know that the flowers were grown locally. When I visited France… Continue Reading
These Caramel Custard Flan Cupcakes are a fun dessert and go nicely with a Mexican dish. I am a cupcake fanatic. I do not make them as often as I used to because I found out as you got older, it is not so easy to fit into your clothes if you eat too many cupcakes. But this one is still a favorite to make. I used a yellow cake… Continue Reading
So finally after months of thinking about doing this, I am actually doing this. Just a place to share my thoughts, ideas and experiences. I am so inspired by the beautiful and interesting blogs out there. I love all things that make a house a home including: cooking, crafting, decorating, organizing, entertaining and all the while saving money. I hope you will stop by from time to time and visit.