Easter On Pinehurst Place

Happy Monday and I hope that you all enjoyed the Easter weekend as much as we did here OPP! We were lucky enough to have all of our chicks under the eaves for much of the weekend. It was so special to have number two son from snowy Maine and daughter from Ole Miss home for the weekend... the … [Read more...]


I headed over to Atlanta to watch the Ole Miss Rebels in the Peach Bowl this week and was excited to begin the fun with a pre-game party at my friend's condominium... there were festive decorations... pretty flowers... loved the artwork... found a cozy spot where I would curl up and … [Read more...]

The Day After

The day after Christmas Day is always welcome here OPP! A slow day with time to reflect. I hope you all had a happy time celebrating with family and friends as I did. I hope your day was picture perfect... and that Santa brought you everything you wanted... there's going to be a lot of … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Pies

I ran across a sweet anonymous poem the other day that is very fitting for the season and my personal circumstances... My mother is the pastry chef in our family and the Thanksgiving pies are always her delicious contribution to our meal.  Well, as we know, everything is subject to change and … [Read more...]

Being Belhaven

Here are a few more details from Tuesday night's Being Belhaven celebration... This year's celebration was particularly special because of the neighborhood's recent recognition as One of America's Top 10 Neighborhoods by the American Planning Association... things got started here with … [Read more...]

A Little Party Prep

Let me tell you things have been hopping over here OPP this week! We three neighbors in a row hosted the Greater Belhaven Neighborhood Foundation Membership Party last night.  The party started here and then progressed down the street for the main course and dessert.  More details to follow! … [Read more...]

Rosemary Wedding

I am home safe and sound after a wonderful wedding weekend in beautiful Rosemary Beach, Florida. After I have hyped it up all weekend I thought you might was to see a little of the wedding festivities... thunder was threatening but the rains held off... beautiful bride and groom... wedding … [Read more...]

A Wedding Weekend

Not only was it the 4th of July but number one son's bff got married over the weekend!  We had a great few days full of fun celebrations! The wedding festivities began with a beautiful rehearsal dinner.  The flowers were so pretty... a little fun with orchids... more … [Read more...]

4th of July Fun

I am enjoying a weekend in Oxford celebrating the 4th and a wedding!  Daughter and friends wanted to have a get-together at her house on the afternoon of the 4th, before attending a rehearsal dinner.  Everyone pitched in and we had a relaxing and fun afternoon! They had gone all out with … [Read more...]

A Ninetieth Birthday Celebration

I took a little road trip to Louisville, MS, yesterday to celebrate an aunt's ninetieth birthday.  Her very talented son lives there with her and takes such good care of her and their home place.  I am convinced that he can do anything and you will soon agree! such a pretty place... a cousin to … [Read more...]