One of my very favorite things about fall is all of the gorgeous colors that you are met with the minute you step out your front door. The beautiful golds, rich ambers and stunning cranberries are a feast for the eyes. And the streets of Portland are currently littered with these colors as the leaves change and fall to the ground.
During the autumn holidays, I instinctively decorate by bringing this colorful foliage into our home. It adds a certain warmth inside as the temperatures cool. However, this season I wanted to mix things up by incorporating something a little less colorful, but with an equally great autumn feel.
One of my very first food posts that I shared here on Storypiece was about the magical Picaken. You can read all about my misadventures and stunning baking abilities while making it HERE. For those not familiar with this Frankenstein of... Continue reading →
As much as I love the cute and whimsical nature of a Halloween jack-o-lantern, one of my least favorite things to do is to carve one. They are the very definition of messy and no matter how carefully we prepare, that... Continue reading →
If you’ve been a reader of this blog for some time, you already know that I’m a huge fan of cross-stitch and needlework. It’s something I grew up doing with my mom and I’m so happy that it’s making a... Continue reading →
Like any creative, when I head out to the craft store for one thing, I often come home with several additional items that I may (or most likely not) have a plan for. Case in point… here is my haul from... Continue reading →