Goldleafing a StarDish

Goldleafing a StarDish

Today’s feature for 31 Days of Flipping Out is an example of quick, easy and cheap decorating. In several of my favorite stores lately, you see pieces with a little bit of gold leaf “bleeding through” a painted surface. Examples are:    ...
Our Ability to Accessorize

Our Ability to Accessorize

Once again, I’ve been invited by Darlene Real Higginbotham of Appearance Matters, to feature their fashion show at The Club in Birmingham, AL. Appearance has always mattered here in the dear ole south, evidenced by the character Clairee Belcher, in the movie...
Tracy’s Home

Tracy’s Home

In January, we were privileged to visit with my niece’s host mom during the Distinguished Young Women’s pageant. Tracy was “another mother” to my niece for a solid week and as we visited when the pageant was over, she was just as warm and...
Rave Redux in New York City

Rave Redux in New York City

Recently, my friend Wilma and I had the privilege of visiting my son in New York City. He is a very busy young man who writes comedy, and works a full time job in his spare time. He has been living with his college hand-me-down furniture for nearly 10 years and was...
Day 1 – Starting over in the State of Alabama

Day 1 – Starting over in the State of Alabama

Very exciting things are happening in Alabama. You all know how much I love the fact that I am a southern lady.  Well, during the month of October I get to participate in two very exciting things. I will be participating in a blog “linky party,” called 31...