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Wooden Garden Sign made with a Dremel

July 10, 2014
wooden garden sign

Gosh, folks! It’s been a while since I’ve posted, but we’ve been super busy with the garden. We’ve been taking tomatoes out by the bucketfuls, and everything else is producing equally well. I’ve been cooking, canning, and freezing as much as I can, and we’ve also been sharing with friends and family. Leo and I […]

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Outdoor Dining Area in the Garden

June 26, 2014
outdoor dining area in the garden

It seems like it’s been forever since I showed you the new wooden fence panels  that we placed in the garden. We put them up in March with the intention of creating an outdoor dining area, I’m happy to say that we’ve finished with that project. Before we could create this outdoor dining area, we had to […]

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All Things Creative-Patriotic Edition

June 24, 2014
All Things Patriotic

Welcome to the All Things Creative Party-the Patriotic Edition! Here we are near the end of June, and our thoughts are turning to how we’re gonna celebrate America’s birthday. Here at the Crossroads, we’re ready with our patriotic fans and our flag flying high. We love our country and are proud to display it. We […]

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Feature-How I Found My Style

June 22, 2014
Jane from Cottage at the Crossroads

Sweet Pamela from the blog From My Front Porch to Yours is featuring me today as part of her “How I Found My Style Sundays” so hop on over there to read a few tips on cottage decorating. Have a great Sunday, everybody! We were blessed with rain yesterday so I don’t have to spend […]

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Guest Post-Patriotic Painted Pot

June 18, 2014
patriotic painted pot

I’m guest posting today over at Live Creatively Inspired  where I’m sharing how I made these patriotic painted pots. Come on over to see how easy they are to make.

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Adding Patriotic Touches to the Porch

June 15, 2014
Patriotic Porch

I hope everyone had a great weekend. As for me, I’ve been adding a few patriotic touches to our front porch in preparation for July 4th. I haven’t finished yet, but I’ll show you what I’ve done so far. If you follow on Facebook or Instagram, you may have seen this sign that I found […]

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Patriotic Dessert in a Jar

June 12, 2014
Patriotic Dessert in a Jar

I’ve been doing a little planning ahead figuring out what kind of dessert I’d like to serve  July 4th. I’ve been seeing lots of photos on Pinterest showing desserts made in a Mason jar, so I decided I’d try my hand at making one. I wanted something that could be made in advance, and was […]

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Sparkling Cherry Wine

June 6, 2014
sparkling cherry wine

Hi there! I’m back with the recipe for this refreshing sparkling cherry wine. It’s the perfect beverage for serving a small group of friends and it’s so easy to put together. You can put this out and I guarantee that it will be a hit at your next party. It looks really pretty in one […]

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Summertime’s Calling Me

June 5, 2014
Summertime on the Porch

Hello everyone! I’m so excited to show you our front porch all decorated for summer. I’m calling it my “Summertime’s Calling Me” porch  and you’ll see why in just a minute. This week I’m joining some of my favorite bloggers for the Elements of Summer Tour. As part of the tour, I’m sharing our summer […]

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