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Monthly Archives: December 2014

Some Of The Many Gardens I’ve Visited

I love visiting gardens, any style or any size!

 The chilly days of winter have set in . Anyone dreaming of their summer garden? Then cozy up and please let me take you on a virtual tour of some of the many gardens (13 to be exact) I've visited. All happen to be in California and Connecticut - I guess I'm stuck on 2 of the "C" states for this one.Read more

Christmas Cactus Care Tips (Merry Christmas, Happy New Year!)

Christmas Cactus, an old holiday favorite, is such an easy care houseplant.

Hi Everyone,

No matter what holiday you celebrate at this time of year, may it be merry and bright.  This is to let you know that we really appreciate... Read more

Outdoor Decorating Tips & Ideas For A Festive Christmas

Here are some tips to make your decorating endeavors as merry as can be.

The holiday season is upon us once again (could someone please tell me where did this year went?!) and it’s time to add a little sparkle and festivity to our lives.  I owned a professional Christmas decorating business in the San Francisco Bay Area for many years and have a few pointers for you as you get ready to deck the halls.  Read more

A Holly Berry Vine Wreath Christmas Ornament

This festive wreath can hang on your tree, on a door, in a window or be used as a pillar candle ring.

This holly berry vine wreath ornament how to comes hot on the heels of the candy cane snowflake. It's another one of the  ornaments you'll find in our recently published DIY Christmas decorating book, Read more

A Candy Cane Snowflake Ornament That’s Oh So Festive & Easy To Make

Candy canes & snowflakes come together to create a jolly ornament for your Christmas tree.

This candy cane snowflake how to comes hot on the heels of the shimmering Pom Pom Ornament and is another one of the  ornaments you'll find in our recently published DIY Christmas decorating book, Read more

An Easy To Make, Colorful Pom Pom Christmas Ornament

This ornament is a fun & easy Christmas crafting project for kids.

 We've just published another DIY Christmas decorating book, Ornaments... Read more