Paleo Lavender Mint Chocolate Pudding

Greetings Friends! Today I am sharing a delicious dessert that is gluten free and dairy free.  In addition to chocolate, lavender and mint, this tasty pudding has a surprising hidden ingredient...

Paleo lavender mint chocolate pudding

Friday's Find: Timber Toss Yard Game

Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends!  I love me some Target clearance--I find the best stuff there! Today's feature is this fun yard game...

Clearance yard game

Get the Look: Pier One Chalkboard Knock Off


Happy Wednesday, Friends! A few months ago, while shopping for a friend who wanted to add some cozy touches to her living room apartment, I came across this fun faux chalkboard at Pier One.  I was inspired to create my own version and I knew I could beat their $50 price tag! 

Pier One knock off

...A Friend That Sticks Closer Than A Brother

Greetings Friends! One of the best things about blogging are the kindred spirits I've met along the way. I am reminded of Proverbs 18:24....There is a friend that sticks closer than a brother. Yesterday I was delighted to find this sweet package in my mailbox from a sister blogger. 

Blogging gift

Friday's Find: Vintage Pyrex

Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Today I am featuring newly listed retro finds.  Let's start with this fabulous set of Town & Country Pyrex bowls from the 60s. The large bowl is a generous 4 quarts and the smaller, 1.5 quarts.  Such a great pattern! 

Etsy Thrift Store Addiction

Simple Changes for a Healthier Lifestyle!!


Happy Wednesday, Friends! A new year often brings intentions for healthier habits but can soon be replaced by discouragement when we fall short of our goals.  Today I  am sharing simple changes that have worked for me...

Healtheir lifestyle tips

Vintage Linen Table Runner

Greetings Friends! There is just something about Vintage linens that make me swoon...Whether they are trimmed in delicate lace, hand embroidered or feature intricate patterns, I can't seem to get enough! Today I am sharing a simple yet elegant table runner crafted with these pretties. 

Vintage linen table runner

Friday's Find: Thrift Store Valentines!

TGITF Friends! One of my favorite things about thrifting is the unique seasonal decor that I often find.  Today I am sharing several lovely treasures perfect for Valentine's Day...

Etsy Thrift Store Addiction

Rosemary & Honey Roasted Persimmons

Happy Wednesday, Friends! Have you ever tasted a persimmon? I had not, until recently when a friend gave me several.  With a little research, I learned that they are often used in jam and chutney, but I was intrigued by the prospect of roasted persimmons...

Rosemary and honey roasted persimmons

I've Taken' a Shine to You, Valentine!


Greetings Friends! Is it just me or did January seem to fly by? Valentine's Day is right around the corner.  I know some people consider the holiday primarily for sweethearts, but I enjoy taking the occasion to express my love to all of the special people in my life and that includes you! I have recreated a yard sale find to send some Valentine cheer your way...

Repurposed vintage shoe shine box