catherine frederick

Picture Perfect Memories

Wooden Photo Display Display your memories for all to see on an oversized wooden letter. I chose the letter F to represent our last…

Pin It Washi Style

Washi Cork Pin Board If you haven’t discovered washi tape yet, you’re seriously missing out. Available at craft stores, it comes in an abundance…

Sweet Tart

A little tart, a little sweet. I’m not talking about the candy, I’m talking about my favorite type of dessert. I think my love…

Mr. Pickle

It’s one of those bright spring mornings, cool, mild, gorgeous. Wildflowers sprout near roadways, new leaves spring from the awakening trees, and Scotty Wallace,…

Watermelon Pico

INGREDIENTS 1/2 whole small seedless watermelon, diced 1/2 whole red onion, diced 1 whole red bell pepper, seeded & diced 1 whole green bell…

Smoky Mango Guacamole

INGREDIENTS 3/4 Tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 1 shallot, finely chopped 1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved 2 dried chipotle chili peppers Kosher salt, to taste…

Dip into Summer

Fresh salsas and summertime. They go together quite nicely, don’t you think? Tomatoes, peppers, onions and jalapeños, fresh from the garden. When combined, they’re…

BEHIND the CURTAIN

My house has twenty-two windows. No curtains, just mini-blinds. Most days it’s like living in a fishbowl. I’ve searched for curtains that I love…