Pampered Pets Giveaway

Pampered Pets Giveaway

Pampered Pets Giveaway Time for another new giveaway! This is a great giveaway for your beloved pets and of course there is some cash for you too! Thanks to my giveaway sponsor  Petco via  Simple Nature Decor  and a few of my sweet bloggy friends I am happy To bring you the Pampered Pets Giveaway. During the holidays [read more…]

Puppies and Pumpkins

puppies and pumpkins

Puppies and Pumpkins Is it possible to frown while reading this post? Well with a title like Puppies and Pumpkins I sure hope not. I am happy to share some recent photos I took of some very sweet four legged friends.  It made sense to put these sweet boys and girls together with something that [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 145

thursday favorite things blog hop 145

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 145 It’s Time for the Thursday Favorite Things Blog hop and I can’t wait to see what you link up this week. ♥ My favorite thing this week is…..This sweet puppy couch. Izzy is loving his new couch. He received it as a gift from a sweet friend in Arizona.Don’t [read more…]

Scrapbooking

puppy scrapbook

Scrapbooking- Scrapbooking is continuing to grow in popularity. Preserving and filling a book with sweet memories. A book filled with pages of treasures lovingly placed perfectly to be shared and enjoyed for years to come. My bloggy friend Cathy from A Peek Into My Paradise is my special guest today and she is a scrapbooking rock star. The [read more…]

Shop Spotlight Simply Creative Suzanne Carillo

suzannes pug 2

Shop Spotlight Simply Creative Suzanne Carillo Today I am shining the light on the talented Suzanne Carillo. She is a self taught artist, designer and illustrator who finds her creative spark often inspired by her muse, a pug named Zoe. You will see Zoe featured in most of her pug designs. When Zoe isn’t inspiring [read more…]

My Boys At Play,Cute Pet Tricks

schapso dog

My Boys at Play, Cute Pet Tricks I love my sweet boys! If you are facebook friend you may have already seen these videos taken with my cell phone. Our sweet Izzy playing Frisbee and also doing a few tricks ( he knows some others too) in the living room with my hubby from a [read more…]

New Uses For Old Things

new use for lingerie bag

New Uses For Old Things Like many of you already know we reuse, recycle, upcycle and re-purpose things at our house. A perfect example of this habit occurred the other day when our nephew and his lovely new wife came by for a visit. We love sending them home with a bag of veggies from [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 102

Thursday Favorite Things weekly Blog Hop

Its Time For Thursday Favorite Things!  The Thursday Favorite Things Blog hop is a fun blog hop where you can link your favorite post or write a post about your favorite things and share it with old and new followers. Your blog link will appear on three different blogs! At Katherines Corner, at Sew Crafty [read more…]

Sweet Ambrosia Corn

ambrosia corn

Sweet Ambrosia Corn On The Cob Last weekend we went for a drive in search of sweet Ambrosia corn. We took along a picnic lunch and knew we would end up in Idaho to buy lottery tickets Izzy( our dog)  loves a car ride and its the perfect way for all three of us to [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 101

Thursday Favorite Things weekly Blog Hop

Its Time For Thursday Favorite Things!  The Thursday Favorite Things Blog hop is a fun blog hop where you can link your favorite post or write a post about your favorite things and share it with old and new followers. Your blog link will appear on three different blogs! At Katherines Corner, at Sew Crafty [read more…]

Came and Went Almond Pound Cake

almond pound cake recipe

Almond Pound Cake Recipe Yesterday came and went in a blink. I was secluded in my art room all day yesterday creating orders for my shops Keepsakes By Katherine and Be Well Gifts.  Did you miss me? That sounded needed didn’t it, giggle Those of you who join me on facebook already know that our [read more…]

Get Unplugged

flowers in a pitcher

Get Unplugged- We often put a lot of pressure on ourselves to get things done. To finish the to do lists, to be a great parent, a great partner, a great spouse, great friend , great grandparent,  a great blogger, etc. We kick our own bums , figuratively ( but, if you can manage to [read more…]

Wind Chimes, The Sound of Friendship

wind chime crystals

Wind Chimes The lovely sound of music greets me in the early mornings as I step out on the patio. As Izzy greets the morning in the only way dogs do, I sit and listen to the gentle sounds made by the wind chimes in our yard. These are not bongs, or clunks, or bells, [read more…]

Where Bloggers Create 2013

white pitchers

Where Bloggers Create Happy Friday wishes lovely bloggy friends! Today I am joining many other bloggers who share “where bloggers create”. I must admit some of the places that I have seen, have been, well,…spectacular!  Please let me preface this post with this. No matter the size of your creative space,”your imagination is the greatest [read more…]

Family Portrait

family portrait katherines corner

I hope everyone is enjoying the long weekend. I’m just popping in to say hello and I am soooo very happy my hubby is home. I need longer arms to take quick snapshots like this one. Our youngest grandson says he has “go go gadget arms” I may need to borrow them ( inspector gadget [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 95

Thursday Favorite Things weekly Blog Hop

Happy Fourth of July!!!  Because of the holiday here in the US we do not have a special guest co host this week. But, you can link up all weekend long at the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop ( through Sunday!) Because we (Angel and I ) are happy to host this wonderful hop every [read more…]