50+ Food Ideas, Canning, Recipes, Desserts | Appetizers | Sides | Copy Cat Recipes | Creative Cain Cabin

All Things Food Edition

I find it impossible to believe that July is almost over. Where has the summer gone? Our weather has been so crazy it’s hard to tell what season we are even in, but it feels like fall here. For me fall is when I like to find new recipes and canning methods. There’s nothing better than a… 

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Phlox | Creative Cain Cabin

Pink Blooms

It seems like I’ve had a lot of flower posts lately but I guess that’s what’s happening this time of year. Flowers blooming, bees buzzing, gardens producing, and summer sun.  My mission was to wander around my garden and the guest homes garden and take some photos. I noticed everything blooming right now was pink,… 

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Garden Vegetables | Creative Cain Cabin

Garden Vegetables

I’m watching my 95 year old Grama and Aunts farm this week. They are traveling west so I am feeding the critters and picking from the garden. My Aunt used the straw bale method to garden this year and her veggies are producing much sooner than mine. She fertilized the bales in the spring, bringing… 

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Decorating With Wildflowers | Summer Porch | Creative Cain Cabin

Decorating with Wildflowers

Our fields are littered with wildflowers this time of year and it makes it so convenient to have blooms to decorate with. As hubby and I drove up the driveway I noticed the Wild Bee Balm was blooming, so you guessed it I rummaged through my purse and found my garden nippers and did a… 

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Honey Sign from Kris

  See my cuter than every “Honey Sign” that was gifted to me by my friend Kris from Junk Chic Cottage. I happend to comment on it when she had it on her blog and she was so sweet to remember and packaged it up and sent it to me. I love my blogging friends. The… 

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Me with Glasses

Want To See My Alien Eye?

I new you couldn’t resist that title…..After a blow to the face this summer during a baseball game, I now have what I refer to as an ALIEN EYE.  I normally spend my time up against the fence taking action shots at games but for some reason I decided to sit on the bleachers for… 

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Birdhouse | Sunflowers | Log Cabin | Creative Cain Cabin

Birdhouse Rescue

I’m in love with my new/old birdhouse. I happened to rescue it from our guest house. If you remember this winter our guest house had a lot of damage due to harsh winter, no electricity, and water damage. Well finally the insurance adjuster has been to the house, a claim was filed and the place is under… 

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Porch Swing | Creative Cain Cabin

Summer Deck Done in Buffalo Check

Im finally back to show you how I used that buffalo check fabric. I have a thing for buffalo check, and snatch it up every time I find a color I like. I had been searching for some fabric that really wowed me to make slips for the porch furniture. I looked online for outdoor fabric,… 

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Colorful DIY Log Cabin Kitchen | Creative Cain Cabin

“The Cabin” in Country Woman Magazine

I’m excited to announce Creative Cain Cabin and Dolly Parton are both on the cover of Country Woman Magazine August/September 2014 Edition. Can you tell who’s who?? Wow I wish I looked as good as Dolly. Before I forget there’s a 4 page spread inside of our Colorful Diy Log Cabin Kitchen that hit’s the news stands Monday July… 

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Giant Silk Moth | Creative Cain Cabin

Giant Silk Moth {Cyclops Polyphemus}

I went outside Saturday morning to take some instagram pics of the first cosmo blooming in my cut flower garden and as I was walking into the house I noticed this Giant Silk Moth on our deck. I was quite startled I have never seen one before and I was taken back by it’s size. It’s… 

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Kitty Drinking From the Bird Bath | Creative Cain Cabin

Caught in the Act

I’ve been wondering why I have never seen a bird in my new DIY birdbath….well now I know why. While talking on the phone with my friend Claudia the other day I mentioned I hadn’t seen any birds bathing, she said it would take some time but once they found it they would continue to… 

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Red, White & Blue Sitting Area in a Log Home | Creative Cain Cabin

Red, White, and Blue Sitting Area

Iv’e recovered from the graduation party and have everything back in order again. I’m happy to say my white slipcovers came through the ordeal without a stain or ice cream spill. When I swapped them over before the party I thought to myself….this may be a big mistake, but I did it anyway. The white… 

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Daisy Table Makeover | DIY | Creative Cain Cabin

Daisy Table Makeover

We have had this iron table in our family for years and years. It seems to travel around from parents to cousins and aunt and uncles. Whoever is in need of a table at the moment gets it. It has been at my house for about 10 years now. I have covered the cushions several… 

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How to Have a Graduation Party For Under $1 Per Person | Creative Cain Cabin

“Sweet” Graduation Party for Under $1 per Person

Yesterday was our youngest son Cody’s graduation party. As you all know I have been getting ready for weeks cleaning windows, mowing grass, planning and organizing. It sure makes for a lot of stress… that I put on myself. I like everything to be perfect, so perfect I even scrubbed the inside of my washing machine… 

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Chicken & Moose Felt Patterns | Creative Cain Cabin

July Felt Pattens

For those of you who are following along with Claudia and I in our monthly “Christmas Ornament Felt Along Series” it’s time to download this months patterns. We’ve been at this for 6 months now and if you’re still interested in sewing along with us it’s not to late. Below you will find the past month’s patterns and here you will… 

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