tablescaping, scrapbooking, cooking and so much more

tablescaping, scrapbooking, cooking and so much more

Category: Tablescape Thursday

Leaving…..on jet plane….

Living in Berlin has its perks………one of them is I get to know a lot of fellow americans, or Expats as one calls them. Over the years I have met some wonderful families and some very special women, who have become some of my closest […]

EM 2016……..time for some SOCCCER!

                 Well, it is hard to believe that it is time for the European Soccer Championships!!!!! It seems, like just yesterday the German National Team won the World Championship! Now, I am definetly not a soccer watching blogger, but that does not stop me […]

Spring is in the air…at least that is what the calender tell us

  The calender may be telling us that spring is here..but everytime I stick my nose out the door I find out we are far from it temperature wise. The sun is shining and we have been lucky enough not to have too much rain….but come […]

Christmas Take 3….

Okay, Okay…I know…. I promise this is the last Christmas One…next week I will be semi-back on track! This tablescape is extra special to me, because of my dishes that I received as a gift from my niece and nephew here in Germany. I am […]

Christmas Tablescape—-Take 2

Yes, I know it is almost Valentine┬┤s Day and I should be posting about the upcoming holiday….but I am still playng catch up! I could have waited till the next Christmas Season to share this tablescape with you, but…….. well, there was no way I […]

Dreaming of a white Christmas

Hello Everyone and Welcome to the  2016 Cook Bake Love Blog!  I know it has been “like forever” since I have posted, but a lot has happened……first we went on a long over due vacation and then my mom passed away. But now that the […]

A Tablescape fit for a 60th Birthday!

      This past week, my husband celebrated a milestone birthday…….he turned 60! As I write this, I still can not believe it. In honor of his birthday, we hosted a dinner party with friends……. (stay tuned for future posts all about the food) […]

Christmas…….my favorite Tablescapes

Happy New Year Everyone………Can it really be the 3rd of January 2015……if I did not know it better, I would say I have been in a deep sleep for year.  ­čÖé As all of you, I too made some new years resolutions and one of […]

A beautiful fall

    We here in Berlin we have been enjoying a gorgeous autumn…Littel rain lots of sunshine and may chances of enjoying the great outdoors. Here are two tablescapes that I recently created for our outdoor dining area. The napkins were made from some old […]


TOR! Well by now you all know that Germany won the world championship in soccer. They got their 4th star! So of course, I create a soccer tablescape. I would have loved to have a soccer ball, but alas my son is an adult now […]