Last Minute Holiday Place Cards

I love using place cards for the holidays. And here on my site, I can go to ‘Goodies’ and print out all the cards that I need…and so can you! It’s free! Just load your printer with card stock, print, cut, and fold. That’s it! Wishing you and yours a very Happy Thanksgiving! Love, Nora

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Too Many Tomatoes

Summer tomatoes…nothing like them. We anxiously wait all year for the real deal. Here in Connecticut, the best tomatoes start their glorious ripening in August. We can’t get enough of the saturated rich red color and juicy sweetness. So here we are in October, hoarding the last of this year’s beautiful harvest. How to change…

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Fiona

A most beloved Murphy family member is gone. Fiona was our “Sweet Fi(Fee)” We adopted this little then-feisty Cairne Terrier on 7/7/7. As we were driving her home, Rick, Conor and I were tossing potential names around. I thought “Lucky” would be an appropriate name, but as the boys groaned, that turned out not to…

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A Little Charleston Garden Tour

It’s gardening season, and I’m always looking to be inspired! So on my last visit to Charleston, South Carolin a couple of weeks ago, my sister knew just what would make my heart sing…a stroll through the South of Broad neighborhood. May you be inspired too…enjoy. Love, Nora

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An Unexpected Adventure

When my dear friend Holly called and asked if the Murphy’s would like to join them in St. Thomas and St. John on their 45-foot Catamaran, The Orion, in April, I was quiet. This was nothing I had ever dreamt of doing. And as amazing as this sounded, my brain immediately went to motion sickness…

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