Finding the Pretty & Delicious Linky Party #8

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Welcome to this week’s Linky Party.  I love seeing all your amazing ideas!!  I am so grateful for the internet and blogs and the ability it gives to not only share our ideas and creativity but to also see, appreciate and learn from other peoples!  What a blessing. This week’s most viewed link was Farmers Daughter Cake from Sugar Cookies to Peterbilts.    The cake looks so moist and delicious.  Such a great combination – yellow cake with chocolate frosting – a classic! I picked out a few desserts that would [Continue Reading…]

Finding the Pretty & Delicious Linky Party #3

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THANKS to all of you who linked up last week and those of you who visited. So many fun ideas shared. This week’s most viewed link was for this darling Valentine idea. Who wouldn’t love this Valentine Tic Tac Toe from Jodie Fritz. She even has a free printable. As I started looking through all the links I realized I lot of my favorite flavors had been linked up so this week I’m featuring things that came in my favorite flavor combinations!! Here are a few more that got me [Continue Reading…]

Finding 50}Days 33-40


With the warm weather we have had here in Portland (warm but rainy) there is a lot starting to happen out in the garden.  Some pretty things are popping up!! February 7 – Day 33 We celebrated Valentine’s Day early with our annual Beach Babes and their Boy’s Valentine dinner.  My friend April hosted this year and set such a pretty table. and can I just say her herb and blueberry stuffed pork tenderloin was pretty amazing too!  I’m working on getting the recipe. February 8 – Day 34 My [Continue Reading…]

Finding 50


First of all I want to say THANK YOU – thank you to all of you who left such sweet and wonderful comments on my birthday.  I can’t tell you how much they meant to me.  The thought of turning fifty was a hard one for me – harder than actually turning fifty because you all made it so fun! You see I woke up on my fiftieth birthday to this.. This was the view out my front door as I came downstairs that morning.  I think it was God’s [Continue Reading…]