Monthly Archives: September 2010

>Autumn Travel: Captiva Island, FL

>My favorite time to go on vacation has always been in Autumn…early October to be exact. I love cooler weather and the lack of crowds. On my list of places to visit someday is Captiva Island, Florida. Captiva Island, FL … Continue reading

Posted in Autumn, captiva island, florida, i love shelling, sanibel, sw florida, Travel, travel and leisure | 3 Comments

>Hand-Blown Glass Floats by bellaballs

> I recently had a chance encounter on Facebook with glass artist, Diane Hansen, who opened my eyes to the world of bellaballs. As a lover of blown glass and glass floats it was destiny that I meet one of … Continue reading

Posted in Art, bellaballs, Favorite Finds, Glass Floats, shopping, Washington | 6 Comments

>{Taste of the Coast} Spicy Fried Shrimp Recipe

> Spice up your life with this delicious shrimp recipe – it’s kickin’!  You’ll find these shrimp full of flavor, and the perfect appetizer for your next beach party. If it’s your entree then serve with some stir fry veggies … Continue reading

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>Dress Your Sailor with Fair Trade Sweaters (blankets & pillows too!)

> We recently found a fabulous Fair Trade company; which creates hand knit products for little sailors or sailorettes.  The Grasshoppers story is inspirational and Sally Lee is proud to promote such a wonderful brand. Grasshoppers was started by twin … Continue reading

Posted in anchor, clothing, fair trade, kids, sailboat, sweater | 3 Comments

>Glittered Pumpkins & Gourds for Fall!

>Yippy, it’s official…Autumn is here! The Washington coast has had blue skies overhead for the past couple of days; but Autumn is definitely here as each morning has a cool crispness in the air…which I LOVE! I also love to … Continue reading

Posted in Autumn, crafts, projects, pumpkins | 3 Comments

>30 Seconds of Bliss, Video Series: Autumn Days

>Happy Wednesday, friends! I’ve been working on a new video series called: 30 Seconds of Bliss. Everyone is so busy in their lives with work, kids, cooking, football games etc. and needs a little break each day…these 30 second videos … Continue reading

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>Sail Away with Me: A Mural

> Happy Monday ~ I hope that everyone had a wonderful weekend.  Mine went by too darn fast, how about you? I did finally finish up a little mural that I’ve been working on for a few weeks.  I have … Continue reading

Posted in coastal crafts, crafts, mural, painting, projects, sail, sailboat | 16 Comments