Jacquelynne Steves

Category Archives: Garden & Outdoor

Flower Show Inspiration- Tulips and Bicycles!!

Are you ready for some colorful inspiration? Last week, we went to the world famous Philadelphia Flower Show. We try to go every year, there is always so much to look at, and of course, it’s a nice little preview to Spring! I was especially excited to go this year because the theme this year… Keep reading…

Let’s Get Scrappy!

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In the studio (and garden) today…

The saga of our poor tree continues. Remember last week I showed you the damage that the big storm did to our 100+ year old sycamore tree? Well, the tree trimmers came and… took care of things. They cut almost everything out of the tree- way more than we thought that they would (and much… Keep reading…

In the studio today…

Today is Memorial Day in the U.S.- a day in which we remember those who have fallen in service to our country. Our very humble gratitude goes to those heroes and their families! Not much going on here today… the weather is beautiful, so I got a chance to get outside and work in the… Keep reading…

In the studio this week…

We are having glorious weather! It makes it very difficult to stay inside and work!! Alfie loves playing with his ball when we’re outside. He has a fascination with piles of leaves- I think he likes the rustling sound that they make. I am convinced that he truly has an imagination and likes to pretend… Keep reading…

A Bit of Spring at the Philadelphia Flower Show

Spring is dragging her feet! (It actually snowed here this morning- give me a break!) But a few weeks ago we got a little bit of Spring and Summer when we visited the world famous Philadelphia Flower Show. It always provides some much needed color, cheer and inspiration at this time of year, when you… Keep reading…

Historic Homes Decorated for Christmas

One of the things that my husband and I really look forward to during this Christmas season is touring historic homes which have been decorated for Christmas. We are fortunate to live in an area with many, many historic little towns, and often the local historical societies sponsor a tour of private homes.  This past… Keep reading…

Easy Bridal Shower Ideas

It’s hard to believe that it’s been 2 whole years since we had my daughter’s bridal shower and were making all of the final wedding preparations! I thought that , since it is that season again, I’d share some easy bridal shower ideas that we came up with. I like it when you can do… Keep reading…