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I love the simplicity of single blooms in bud vases or mini jars. It is an easy, inexpensive way to decorate your Easter table. White roses, white hydrangeas, white carnations and baby's breath add dimension while keeping the look monochromatic.

Add additional touches t...

Caramelized Coconut Cake is a cake that I CRAVE. The cake is buttery moist  and has great flavor. However the very best part of this cake is the topping. After the cake is made I put a mixture of coconut, brown sugar and butter on top of the cake and PLACE IT UNDER THE...

 One of my favorite Valentine Day desserts; Chocolate Pots de Creme, literally meaning; "Pots of Chocolate Cream"...YUM!!! This dessert is easy to make and is amazing!!! A perfect dessert for your Valentine's dinner! This version uses coconut cream but you can use heav...

Surprise your loved ones & spend a unique evening with us & let me guide you at preparing a romantic Valentine's Day Dinner.

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Ribeye Steaks

Spicy Red Wine Spaghetti

Butter Lettuce with Gorgonzola Cheese, Sliced Pears and Rosemary Honey Vina...

January 17, 2020

"Paris flea market meets chic boutique..."

This French Bridal Shower was inspired by my friend Spring Sweet. She owns a shop down town Holland "Spring Sweet": Paris flea market meets chic boutique! Spring Sweet is a unique blend of vintage and new items. That's where I...

 The dinner was at Michael and Tina Kanis' home. Such gracious hostesses.

 These 4 couples bid on our dinner auction item in support of the Boy's and Girl's Club of Holland. What a wonderful evening we all had!

 Sliced pears, gorgonzola cheese, arugula, wrapped in p...

 Every year a group of us go to Ellerbrook Nursery to make our fresh wreaths for our front doors. Linda provides all the greens, the metal wreath frame, the tools and the ribbon. Each of us bring additional ornaments etc to decorate our wreaths. Each person also brings...

When giving edible gifts, packaging is just as important as the baked goodies! Try one, or all, of these easy (and inexpensive!) tips  for your cookie gifts this Christmas season.

TIP 1: Use the same dough to make 5 different types of cookies. I used a ba...

This Gingerbread Sugar Scrub is sweet, spicy and healing. Enhanced with comforting scents of cinnamon, ginger and nutmeg,  it’s sure to warm your spirit. Adding “Thieves” essential oil to the mix add's the healing component. "Thieves" consists of Clove, Cinnamon Bark,...

 What a fun project! After carving 4 wood blocks, Nancy Spooner and I created a process where each person could stamp their own pillows. 

 Nancy and I measured 2 inches from the edge and taped each pillow. This way people had to stay with in the limits of the inside of...

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