Monthly Archives: November 2010

>Pink Saturday: Beach Dreams

> Rain boots are my official footwear this day . . .  Oh, how I dream of sandy beaches with pink shells near the bay… PINK Conch …plus warm enough weather for bare toes all day. PINK Polka Dots I … Continue reading

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>A Simpler Time: Vintage Beach Photos

> “Our memories of the ocean will linger on,  long after our footprints in the sand are gone.” –Anonymous  Atlantic City Beach Showering at the beach huts Three girls making a “sandman” at the beach ca. 1964 “Spruce Girls” on … Continue reading

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>Seashell Art Objects are Conversation Pieces

> Shells are collected for their beauty and displayed as art objects. Shells used decoratively become conversation pieces. They remind us of the seashore, recreating a tropical mood of sun, malachite sea, palm trees and lush flowers… Meet Alla Baksanskaya, … Continue reading

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>It’s High Tide in Florida!

>Growing up on the West Coast of Florida and spending summers on various Florida beaches was just enough to fall in love with the beauty of seashells… What a Star Seashell Box Meet our coastal partners, High Tide Creations…”We are … Continue reading

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>{Taste of the Coast} Iced Pumpkin Spice Cookies

> Happy Monday, my sweet beach friends!  Since our beach weather has turned a bit cooler, drizzlier as well as foggy I’ve spent more time in the kitchen recently.  In case you didn’t know, I also author, That Girl Can … Continue reading

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>Christmas Tree Lights: I Give Up!

> I give up…I officially forfeit and declare the Christmas tree as the winner and champ! I recently had a good fight with my delightful fake Christmas tree (allergies make it impossible to have a live tree). It was quite … Continue reading

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>Pink Saturday: Glorious Flowers

>Pink represents hope, joy and love to many – although not my favorite color (that would be red) I must admit that my favorite flowers are all pink! I love pink accents in a shabby chic cottage, pink flamingos, pink … Continue reading

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