The San Diego Cake Club’s 32nd Annual Cake Show Competition will be held inside the La Jolla Village Square Mall. We are located inside the mall on both levels! The show will benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities of San Diego. … continue reading . . .
Outdoor Ghosts Halloween Decorations: Ghosts Build Graveyard in Encino Outdoor ghosts Halloween decorations: ghosts build a graveyard in Encino. Well, that’s just silly, but you’ll draw inspiration from this time lapsed video where a little imagination and family time work … continue reading . . .
Are you overseeding your grass? It’s that time again. Small problem: You don’t want Trick or Treaters trapsing across your delicate Terra Infirma! Here’s a Halloween tip for those muddy, barren spots in your yard (with or without the tender … continue reading . . .
Fragrant roses from my garden luxuriate on my nightstand. If you look closely you’ll discover my indiscreet use of a rubber band to hold the roses together in this wide mouthed vase. Well, it really isn’t a vase. It began … continue reading . . .
This year, for Valentine’s Day, I’ll tuck a romantic CD like Love Songs by Miles Davis, Belgian chocolates (this is the best chocolate ever, worth the drive and the dollars), massage oil, a candle and rose petals into a basket with a … continue reading . . .
Here I am, already, in the middle of the first month of 2010. I’ve road tripped home with my family against a backdrop of Route 66 all dressed in snow. We each had a turn with a (thankfully) mild, case of … continue reading . . .
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Thanksgiving, Al Fresco Here in Encino, we discovered a few years back that it’s warm enough to enjoy Thanksgiving under the stars. I have always loved eating outside, especially at a big, old, wooden table with enough room to gather everyone … continue reading . . .
Just had to share this photo of the last of my homegrown tomato crop. Small, but so very delicious. Pictured here on my favorite vintage, stamped-aluminum serving tray with an antique vase filled with iceberg roses from my garden. … continue reading . . .
Yep. With a detached garage all things are possible. Here’s my Thanksgiving table set with bone china, (Lenox appropriately from Massachusetts), candle holders with candles a blaze (PartyLite hey, wait a minute, not only are they from Massachusetts, they’re from Plymouth! Even I … continue reading . . .
There’s finally a little chill in the air here today and I’m stoking the fires at home with a little candle light! I’ve added a wood foundation piece finished in black to anchor this grouping of pillars and pumpkins. With … continue reading . . .
Versatile accessories are the key to saving money on decorating your home throughout the seasons. Imagine this simple display in your home easing you from summer to fall with these lovely, glass Indian Summer Candle Holders byPartyLite. Pictured here on … continue reading . . .