Thoughtful Neighbors and Adjusting….


It's been a week of the loss and silence felt throughout our home with Bo's passing. We are all adjusting to this loss, each in our own way. But our sweet Sugar is having a very hard time, Sugar and Bo were inseparable. She slept with him, would only drink from his water bowl, […]

In Memory: Laid Back Bo!

Laid Back Bo

We knew it was coming, it was relentless, no matter how hard we fought it back, it would not give up its hold! Our beloved Laid Back Bo left us yesterday, this is my most favorite picture of Bo, we tried out a new hair do, and it suited him so well. Bo was a […]

Valentine Vignette

Valentine Old Window Vignette

A few weeks ago our next door neighbor, Linda, had her basement windows replaced.  I just happened to be walking by with Bo when a man was bringing seven windows to the dump pile.  Are you throwing those windows away I asked? He looked up, and with a pretty polish accent said Yes!  Can I […]

Valentine Hearts…

Knitting yarn and needle

Valentine's is such an inspiring time, love, kisses, smiles, and knitting! I found a cute pattern for knitted hearts at Natural Suburbia and have been knitting my heart away! They are so cute and knit up in less than a 1/2 hour. Their also adorable hanging... Been enjoying knitting these cuties - my needles are […]

Valentine Hoop Art

Valentine Hoop Art

I've been in a crafting mood lately and with Valentine's right around the corner it's been easy to become inspired.  I love all the hoop art you see across blogland and decided to make some Valentine Hoop Art. It's a fun and easy project to do, plus I have so many hoops I've pick up […]

Valentine Mug Hug

Valentine Mug Hug

Mr. Charmer and I usually exchange smaller gifts for Valentine's Day.  I used to do a lot of needlework - knitting, cross stitch and crewel -but haven't in  a while. Giving/receiving a hand made gift is so special I decided to pulled out my knitting needles to make a few Valentine gifts for him. Mr. […]

Penne Pasta and Light Brussel Sprout Ragu

Penne Pasta and Light Brussel Sprout Ragu

With the new year having arrived we've been eating healthier.   We really eat very little processed or fast food.  Our only fast food  indulgence is a subway every now and then.  The hardest problem in incorporating more fruits and veggies. While surfing my favorite food blog, Skinny Taste, I found a recipe Penne Pasta with […]

Sunday’s Best #54 Awards Par.tay

Sunday's Best Feature

Good day to you all, hope your weekend has been going well. Thanks for partying with me, loved seeing all your creative inspiration. Now it's time to share the Features for the last Sunday's Best #54 Par.tay. Grab yourself a button and display you award proudly! <center><a href="" target="_blank"><img alt="I was featured on My 1929 […]

Winter Buffet Vignette

Winter Buffet Vignette

Winter is my favorite season!  Whenever I say this I get the look, your know like I'm "nuts".  But I truly do love the cold weather, snow on the ground and nesting in front of the fireplace. My father owed his own masonry business and we vacationed in winter....we went sledding, cross country skiing etc. […]

Been Junkin…

Blue Onion Soup Tureen

I needed a day out yesterday and decided to go..junkin... Some of the treasures found.. Blue Onion Soup Tureen - $4.99. I already have the canister set, so this was a nice addition. I feel in love this cute vintage lamp, the crystals alone were worth the cost, $10.00.  One thing I am is a […]