Author Archive: AllisonMarieReschke

Christmas 2014 with Longaberger

I know Christmas is now over and I am late getting this post up, but here is some inspiration for next year! Longaberger side table with Garland Basket, Greetings Basket, Get Together Basket, and Treasures Basket on the bottom, Shining Star Basket on top:   Back of the piano with Peppermint Basket and Large Sleigh …

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Where Bloggers Create 2013

This is my second year to participate in My Desert Cottage’s blog party! Here is last years post. Not a whole lot has changed in the room since last year. I added a couple pieces of furniture to the room and re-organized. I can’t wait to browse everyone’s inspiring spaces and I hope you enjoy …

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A few of my favorite Pinterest recipes…

There are so many recipes on Pinterest and I have tried some that I have loved and some not so much. Here are a few of my recent favorites: Cream Cheese Pound Cake I made this cake with my mom and immediately added it to my personal recipe box where only my favorite, tried-and-true recipes …

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Book Review – “Prayers for Sale” by Sandra Dallas

Title: Prayers for Sale Author: Sandra Dallas Publisher: St. Martin’s Press ISBN-13: 9780312385194 My Rating: 5 out of 5 It has been a few months since I finished this book so I am not going to include a lengthy synopsis but I wanted to share this book because it was so wonderful. It is about …

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Longaberger at Christmas

Wow! It has been a long while since my last post! I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season! This was the first year I decorated for Christmas and of course my Longaberger Christmas baskets found their way into the decor! Here are a few pics of how I used the baskets, enjoy! Buffet in …

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A few Pinterest recipe reviews

I spent the first half of the summer changing the way I plan our monthly meals and do our monthly grocery budget, so I have also been on the hunt for great, EASY recipes that only require basic ingredients that I can keep on hand and then one or two to pick up weekly. So, …

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Where Bloggers Create 2012 – My Craft Loft

Welcome to my crafting space!  I am very late getting this up but I still wanted to participate in this year’s “Where Bloggers Create 2012” so here it is!  I hope you enjoy my loft/craft room and I can’t wait to look around at everyone’s inspiring spaces! My craft room is a loft located immediately …

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Longaberger

I went to an estate sale on Friday in the home of a former Longaberger consultant and in two hours I purchased over forty baskets, which is more than I have in my entire collection!  All of her baskets were in beautiful condition, many of them were still in the shrinkwrap! I can’t fit them …

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Just another monday…

Today I taught my two-year old son one of life’s most important lessons – how to slurp jello. Every day I am so thankful I am a stay-at-home mom and I never have to miss a single precious moment, because really they are all precious moments. Even simply eating jello outside on a sunny day. …

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Spring Lovin’

The weather has been absolutely gorgeous lately so I have been spending all the time I can outside with my little guy.  His favorite outdoor activity is the water table we got him at Costco for his birthday.  He spends hours carrying the water back and forth across the yard in whatever bowls, buckets, or …

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