My Style, Rustic Refinish

Rustic Refinish, Coffee table

Rustic beginner! I purchased this cheap coffee table at a craft sale two years ago. A couple friend's have a talent for sanding & staining furniture. Their finished work always looks amazing and considered asking them to refinish this table. My a-ha moment --- DIY! This beginner is looking forward to a fresh farmhouse style… Continue reading Rustic Refinish, Coffee table

Happiness is homemade, My Style, Recipes

Rigatoni with Summer Squash and Tomatoes

Squashing it! A light, simple & delicious meal. The moment I saw this pasta summer squash dish by Tyler Florence on the Food Network, it was instantly added to my 'try it' list.  Does anyone else enjoy the aroma of garlic & onions cooking (or sauteing)? It smells so good! Summer squash, cherry tomatoes, garlic,… Continue reading Rigatoni with Summer Squash and Tomatoes

My Style

Food Photography, My Style

My experience with food photography --- proper lighting, styling and still learning. Practice and practice some more! I enjoy sharing recipes and appetizing photos...or at least try too. A high school friend once said and I quote, "It shouldn't be that hard to take pictures". Lol! I thought, little does he know. Left: his wing… Continue reading Food Photography, My Style