Monday, December 17, 2012
|This recipe comes from Phyllis Hoffman's "Celebrate" |
Holiday Magazine - 2012
This magazine gives you great ideas for parties and
fun gatherings all times of the year!
Yummy, Pretty, Easy!
Sunday, December 16, 2012
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
|Find your way to 397 Boston Post Road |
Wayland, MA 01778
|to paperwhites, this garden center has it all!|
|Byer's Choice, Ltd. in all varieties can be also found here.|
|Lights, garland, wreaths, silk flowers, ornaments, gifts|
children's toys, a grand puzzle selection, and gourmet foods,
birdfeeders, birdbaths and flowers are in abundance at
Russell's Garden Center.
|Located in the original Fruit of the Loom Factory in the |
Manchaug section of Sutton, Massachusetts, Vaillancourt Folk
Art is a destination you mustn't miss!
9 Main Street, Sutton, MA 01590
|They are famous for their chalk ware Santas. They make |
Santas for Williamsburg too! Check out their website!
|If you don't live near place an order online.|
|The displays are beautiful and the staff |
|Byer's Choice, another American made product |
is sold here at Vaillancourt.
Put this on your list of places to visit...
either in person or on the web!
Sunday, December 9, 2012
|Slice when cool!|
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
|On a seasonably warm December day, I knew it was |
the perfect time to trim the holly!
|Lush green holly branches were cut and placed on the |
potting bench. When you harvest so much...
you must share!
Friday, November 30, 2012
|We brought some friends to Ladies Night|
at the Worcester Club. After a delicious meal prepared
by the Chef, we were escorted to the 3rd floor where
hundreds of decorations awaited our selection!
|We divided up into groups and each took a mantle |
and there were plenty of them to choose from!
|Thanks to our friend, Nancy for taking these photos |
with her phone!
Monday, November 26, 2012
|Vintage tablecloths are too pretty to keep in drawers.|
|Choir children sit on a window break.|
|Move your holiday items around from year to year. |
Changing places makes them look like something new!
|Mommy's cups and saucers are shiny and ready for use!|
|You're never too old to write a letter to Santa Claus!|
|Old candy dishes filled with our Christmas favorites, |
Christmas pins scattered here and there and...Oh, those
great red slippers made by Grandma! Perhaps they were
a Christmas gift many years ago!
|The book, Treasury of Christmas Stories was purchased |
at a school book club while in 4th grade. A photo of me on my new
tricycle in a new old looking vintage frame! Memories...surround
yourself with them!
Thursday, November 22, 2012
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Sunday, November 18, 2012
|These Nantucket Baskets are filled with Narcissus |
ready to sprout! Great hostess gift!
|Gift baskets make the perfect gift! |
Starting at $33.00
|Trays, foaming soaps, gift baskets set the holiday stage!|
|These lovely items make great gifts!|
|Be a hit at the holiday party with one of these evening purses!|
|These eye catching evening bags are very couture and complete |
the holiday evening! Wear black and carry one these and...
|Bangles for the winter months!|
Monday, October 22, 2012
|Atkins Farms |
Jct. Route 116 and Bay Road, Amherst, MA
|Halloween wine and ale are on |
the shelves waiting for you! Don't you love the color orange!
|Delicious seasonal cakes and other |
delightful sweets are in the bakery.
If I lived closer, I'd be there every day!
|"C" is for Cider doughnuts.|
Yummy, yummy, yummy...just ask me!
|Apples of all varieties are picture perfect in bags |
or sold by the pound.
|Atkins sells apple pies and all kinds |
of breads, muffins and other treats!
|Speaking of treats...here are some old time favorites|
just in time for Halloween!
|Picked up one of these caramel apples to share after dinner!|
|Cranberries are in season in all varieties ready for your |
cooking and baking needs!
|Tons of fresh vegetables are just |
irresistible! You'll want to buy everything
in sight and start cooking!