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April showers bring May flowers

A sharp idea for a Spring dinner party.

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A happy entrance.

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Fresh flowers and pretty umbrellas are the perfect seasonal statements.

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  • Keeping classic style fresh.
  • Debbie's Fav: The color combinations and the parasol.
  • Kelly's Fav: The little birds and that sneaky, pewter fox.
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An unopened lily in a decorative vase. Every detail thought of, right down to the linen napkins.

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Who wouldn't be thrilled to be here?

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Mom's signature lotus- one on every post. Welcoming pinwheels line the driveway.

*Photos taken in Landrum, SC courtesy of Diane McGlothlin

Tight-Knit adjective 1. (of a group of people) united or bound together by strong relationships and common interests.

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About Us

We are Debbie and Kelly...two friends enjoying living in this Tight-Knit community in Buffalo, NY. Learn more

Stetson Salad as a feel better dinner.#homemaderanchdressing #couscous the food so nice they named it twice #farmersmarketflowers #farmersandartisans #feelgoodfriday #realsimple

Favorite Recipes

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In an attempt to maintain (or more honestly, establish) a healthy lifestyle, I have found that lunch is where I tend to fall apart. Perhaps handful of grapes (truth: pretzels), or maybe a ready-made protein shake (truth: Starbucks Vanilla Latte), or possibly a yogurt with a sprinkling of granola (truth: trail mix with a spoonful of Ben & Jerry's) leave me guilt-ridden and hungry a short time later. The truth is, we all want to be healthy, but we need a little help. This morning I got up a little earlier than usual and pulled out some of our finds from the Farmer's Market this past...

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Could these unassuming avocados possibly bring forth the deliciousness of chocolate pudding? Why yes they could...There are many recipes out there for avocado pudding, but this has proven to be my favorite. It's so simple and quick.

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As mentioned earlier this week on Today, freshly made bread is one of the simple things that make people feel great. No carbs?? No Gluten?? It's okay- the smell of it baking is just as rewarding. Donate the bread and you make someone else's day, too!

Simple things make us happiest

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Now it's more than just a flower on your husband's tropical shirt.

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