Monthly Archives: April 2023

🌸The Coming of May/ a DIY👑

“A woman is the full circle. Within her is the power to create, nurture and transform.” -Diane Mariechild Hello, sweet friends… I hope you are well… At a recent luncheon surrounded by successful women who are making significant contributions to their community… I listened to their stories and insights, and became acutely aware of the important roles that women play in our lives. From mothers and caretakers to entrepreneurs and community leaders, women are an essential part of our world. Reflecting on this experience, I realized that May Day and Mother’s Day, two upcoming holidays, provide a perfect opportunity to … Read the full blog post

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“It always seems impossible until it is done.” Hello, sweet friend… Living in the beautiful Pacific Northwest can present challenges when it comes to completing outdoor projects due to the region’s inclement weather… such was the case this past week… due to cooler temperatures, and rainfall I realized that my spring She Shed refresh… would most likely take longer than I had anticipated… however… I do look forward to sharing the finished project with you…if I can manage to complete it… until then here is the link to Part 1🌸My Cottage She Shed & Spring Refresh|Part 1🌸 where I shared … Read the full blog post

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🌸My Cottage She Shed & Spring Refresh|Part 1🌸

“All work that is worth anything is done in faith.”-Albert Schweitzer Hello, sweet friend… I find that Spring is a perfect time to organize my She Shed… it gives me a fresh and clean space to enjoy the warmer months ahead… whether you use your She Shed for gardening, crafting, or simply relaxing… a little bit of organization can go a long way in making the space more functional and enjoyable. Here are a few tips I use when organizing my She Shed for spring: ADD SOME PERSONALITY:: Finally, don’t forget to add some personality to your She Shed. I … Read the full blog post

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A Spring Soiree🌸

“We cannot become what we want by remaining what we are” – Max Depree Hello, sweet friend… I hope you are well… Spring is a wonderful time of year to host a gathering with friends…the weather is warming up…flowers are in bloom…and everyone is ready to go outside and enjoy the sunshine. However, spring weather can also be unpredictable… that being said let me share about how I recently hosted a small gathering inside. A few easy tips… 1. Plan your venue…(outside/inside) 2. Create a guest list… 3. Menu: a spring soiree calls for light, fresh, and colorful food options. … Read the full blog post

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