Catching Up

Since I awoke at 4am and couldn’t go back to sleep, I thought, “Why not write a blog post today?!”  I have oodles of junkin’ finds and happenings to share, but will only share a few for now.  I do...
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Fall at the Farmers Market

Welcome to the 54th week of the History and Home Link Party, it’s good to have you here.  The weather here in South Carolina has been absolutely gorgeous with cool temps and low humidity.  I hope it’s lovely where you...
Happy Fall Y'all sign

Happy Fall Y’all!

Welcome to the 52nd History & Home link party.  A whole year of wonderful articles linked up, how quickly the time passed!   Today is the first day of my favorite season – Happy Fall, Y’all! I made this sign many...
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Autumn Decor Recap

Autumn has been sneaking up on me!  I haven’t really done any fall decorating yet, except for buying some mums.  Last year, though, I did a few projects and posted about them, so in case you hadn’t yet discovered We...
easy autumn tree cake

Easy Autumn Tree Cake

You can make this easy, seasonal Autumn Tree Cake in a snap, even if you don’t have any cake decorating skills or special tools – none required!  I bought a small cookbook at the grocery checkout more than 20 years...
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Junkin Finds: Halloween Edition

Welcome to another Junkin Finds, and this time I’m showing you some things I’ve picked up junkin that are either really Halloweeny, or have the right colors to use in Halloween displays and table settings.  There’s a lot of mid-century...
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No Bake Candy House

Did you ever see the movie, The Nightmare Before Christmas?  That Halloween-meets-Christmas tale reminds me of today’s project, a  gingerbread-house inspired Halloween decoration you can make without turning on your oven!     You’ll need two cardboard milk or orange...
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Scarecrows In The Garden

  Each year, the historic Robert Mills House and Garden in Columbia, South Carolina hosts its Scarecrows in the Garden competition.  Join me for a walk-around, where you can get dozens of ideas for your next scarecrow project!   Two...