Monthly Archives: November 2010

>{DIY} Glittered Coastal Christmas Tree

>There is nothing more special than decorating your tree with homemade ornaments collected from the beach. If you’re lucky enough to live near the beach or if you collected shells during your favorite beach vacation; this is a great way … Continue reading

Posted in beach crafts, Coastal Christmas, coastal crafts, coastal ornaments, elegant seashells, projects, seashell crafts, seashell ornaments | 17 Comments

>Coastal Christmas Apothecary Jars

> Happy Monday! Shells, starfish, potpourri, small glass floats, old postcards, photographs, an old finial, fake snow, nick-knacks, old eyeglasses, marbles, old door knobs, small glass floats, tiny Christmas trees, berries, rocks,  nuts, ribbons, buttons, frames, old toys or Christmas … Continue reading

Posted in apothecary, christmas, coastal decorating, Decor, decorating, elegant seashells | 10 Comments

>{Pink Saturday} Cosmo Chic meets California Girl Cool!

>After a hard day we sometimes just need to feel comforted by slipping on a soft, cozy and relaxing shirt. I recommend slipping into this Sea Maiden t-shirt from the Michelle Feis Collection; which feels like a gentle hug. Pink … Continue reading

Posted in apparel, Beach, beachware, Favorite Finds, Mermaids, michelle feis designers, shopping | 10 Comments

>Let the Decorating Begin: Coastal Ornaments!

>I hope you all had a fabulous Thanksgiving and now it’s time to decorate! My favorite thing to do on the weekend following Thanksgiving is to pull all the boxes out of storage and enjoy the memories which come forth … Continue reading

Posted in christmas, coastal ornaments, garland, holiday traditions, ornaments, shopping | 5 Comments

>Thanksgiving Blessings from the Beach

> For flowers that bloom about our feet;  For tender grass, so fresh, so sweet;  For song of bird, and hum of bee;  For all things fair we hear or see,  Father in heaven, we thank Thee! Ralph Waldo Emerson  … Continue reading

Posted in Beach, photography, Thanksgiving | 4 Comments

>{Contest Closed} Holiday Giveaway from Cottage Coastal Store!

> Congratulations to Mermaid Creek ~ Winner of this Giveaway!!! Does your Holiday decor need a bit of new coastal beautification? I have an unbelievably awesome giveaway to announce and is sponsored by one of our beloved sponsors….Cottage Coastal Store, … Continue reading

Posted in christmas, contest, cottage coastal, giveaway, Holidays, suzanne nicholl, suzanne nicholl designs | 60 Comments

>Hawaii Five-O: 50 reasons to visit Maui

> Hawaiians say that “Maui no ka oi,” or that “Maui is the best.” And we agree.  ~Jim Byers/Toronto Star Wailua Falls falls an impressive 70 meters into a beautiful pool and is easily visible from the road, not far … Continue reading

Posted in Hawaii, Hawaii Five-o, Travel, travel and leisure | 5 Comments