New Years Nesting❤️

When the Christmas trees and decor are finally cleared away, I find myself ready for a re-set! Maybe it’s a natural affinity for that fresh-start feeling that comes along with the New Year. Resolutions and renewal; regardless, I seem to take it out on my house. Since the kitchen is the heart of the home, that is where I start.

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Finding Purpose in Re-purposing!

In 1997, my grandmother was awarded the Keep America Beautiful Lifetime Achievement  Award, named for the late First Lady, Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson.  This award recognizes a lifetime of work, dedicated to beautifying America.  Mimi operates by the principle “Leave a place better than you found it, and always give back more than you take.” And she strongly believes in teaching, and leading by example. Both, she sees as her duty to God.

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Tuesday Table Talk

Good morning, sunshine! What’s for breakfast? From simple to extravagant, tablescapes run the gamut.  Let’s talk tables. Even more specifically, let’s talk about what’s on your kitchen table, or the place that you gather. Your table is there to greet you and your loved ones every day, right? So, what does it say?……Okay, there are no hard and fast rules. Creating an inviting “everyday” table can be as simple as starting with a clean, blank surface, and layering.

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