Entertaining with Vintage Serving Pieces + My Eezy Peezy Bruschetta Crostini Recipe

entertaining with vintage serving pieces

If you like having dinner and cocktail parties, you know how important it is to have a decent stockpile of serving ware, platters, casserole dishes, trays and such to present your culinary masterpieces on.

And, in case you haven’t been out shopping for serving pieces lately, let me tell ya, they’re not cheap. Check out Crate and Barrel, Pottery Barn, Bed, […]

By | 2017-07-28T18:02:48-04:00 July 26th, 2017|Entertaining, Lifestyle|4 Comments

DIY- How to Make a Painted Bohemian Area Rug-Floor Mat



Have been looking for budget ways to decorate my new apartment in New England.  And in my guest bedroom/office I’ve been working on creating a cozy space with a bohemian/hippy-ish vibe.  I decided the room needed something on the wood floor to protect it, create a nice focal point and be easy to clean.  Having cats, wall to wall carpeting or thick pile area […]

By | 2017-07-07T18:15:26-04:00 July 7th, 2017|Crafts/DIY, Lifestyle|6 Comments

DIY-How to Make a Boho Beaded Tassel Belt

How to Make a Boho Tassel Belt


Looking through a 1969 Vogue Magazine recently I noticed  tassel belts, like the one below,  shown in many of the fashion editorials. The late 60s and early 70s was the height of the hippie culture’s influence  in fashion, so bohemian type accessories were a big trend.    Of course, I was instantly intrigued!     Thinking  they wouldn’t […]

By | 2017-04-25T10:44:09-04:00 April 21st, 2017|Crafts/DIY, Lifestyle|6 Comments
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