Healthy Halloween Treats!!

Hi Friends! I hope you are getting ready for a Happy Halloween! We always get enough candy and treats, so this year I thought I would search the web, test some recipes ourselves, and give you some super cute healthy options to mix in for your Halloween events! Finger Fun! Super scary!!!!!!!!!! --these carrot stick fingers with almond nails mounted in humus add a bit of spooky to any after school snack! Maureen from our office tested this fun recipe and served it at our Halloween ...

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New Projects From Segreto and and Cauliflower Pizza Crust!

Hi Friends!  I hope you had a great week! It is so fun posting about projects we have done!  I love seeing them again and I hope you all get inspirations from them on your own projects!!! I know I have posted about hoods before but this is a new concept we have collaborated on with Designer Elizabeth Garrett and Cupic Custom Homes. The base of the hood was built from wood and then covered with sheet rock.  We then applied a polished plaster finish in the same tones as the walls.  The ...

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My Favorite Things from Trader Joe’s!!!

With the Fourth of July right around the corner, I thought I'd share some of my favorite grocery store items, some of which could be a great addition to your Independence Day feast! My husband, who does more than half the grocery shopping, is an H-E-B man. He gets most of our meats there and name brand things like Diet Coke and coffee pods for our Keurig. But I love the easy access, the selection of organic fruits and vegetables, and the private label foods Trader Joe’s has to offer. For me, ...

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Miracle & Skinny Noodle Challenge – No Carbs, No Calories, Delish!

Hi My Blog Friends!  I hope all of you had a wonderful Mother's Day! Mine was fun filled eating all weekend with the kiddos and hubby and my Mom and Dad!! So back to using special tricks to maintain my weight. As you all know, my New Year's resolution this year was to lose weight. Thanks so much for all of your support and encouragement - it's been a huge game-changer to have encouragement from all of you! Here I was before at a company Christmas party with my head cabinet guy Jerry and ...

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What’s Cookin’ at Segreto!

We have completed so many beautiful projects I wanted to share.  so many people think we only work in entire homes but many times we fluff  just one room, one cabinet or one piece of furniture!! Each project is just as special to me!!! Stenciling over plaster with metallic paint gives the most romantic glow to any room! This application was perfect to marry the formal elements in this powder by designer Sarah Eilers.  With tall ceilings, an over-scaled stencil was used to proportionally ...

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All Things Pumpkin

Not only does the image of a pumpkin immediately get you into the Fall spirit, the veggie itself is high in carotenoids, protein (seeds), zinc, essential fatty acids, vitamin C & A, magnesium, potassium and fiber, so it makes a healthy intro into the season! With the kiddos all grown up, I thought for Halloween this year it would be fun to invite some friends over and make a meal of all things pumpkin. The Appetizer!............ I love hummus, so this white bean and pumpkin ...

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