Monday Morning Blooms: Winter Nesting Flower Arrangement and Tablescape

Create a ‘Winter Nesting’ Centerpiece for your table or home. This nesting-vase method is a decorative and easy way to hide your floral stems when using a glass vase for a flower arrangement. Customize your arrangement with the ‘filler’ or decorative material of your choice to match your decor or tablesetting. Welcome to Monday Morning…

The Southern Living Party Cookbook + Giveaway

 I have a fun cookbook to share and give away, filled with party ideas, recipes and beautiful inspiration for your entertaining needs: *The Southern Living Party Cookbook: A Modern Guide to Gathering  by Elizabeth Heiskell, 2018 Oxmoor House Elizabeth Heiskell, best-selling author and TODAY show food contributor, puts her one-of-a-kind touch on updating the top-selling…

Whimsical Winter Owl Table

I’ve been doing a little winter nesting this month and set a cozy table for two by our Winter Nesting Tree. The lights and sparkle of the tree help make the transition from Christmas to winter easier and makes the house a little cozier and brighter. The tree is decorated with sparkling snowflakes, icy branches and…

DIY Owl Ornaments: A Hoot to Make!

These owl ornaments are a fun little craft project and DIY for a cold, winter day and a hoot to make! Pine cones, acorn caps and other foraged materials add woodland details and some affordable natural charm. Start with a ready-made ornament or craft one using a Styrofoam ball and repurpose a sweater from the thrift…

Around the Potting Shed: 2018 Year in Review

Thank you for all your visits, comments, shares and Pins in 2018. I’m still surprised and humbled you find the time to visit my little blog and Potting Shed! We built my Potting Shed in 2012, before I’d ever heard of the concept or term, ‘She Shed’. You see that first post, HERE. While I don’t actually…

A Winter Nesting Tree

Create a Winter Nesting Tree and extend the twinkle season beyond Christmas to enjoy during the winter months, with snowflakes, icy branches, glittery nests, pine cones and bird ornaments. Have you put away all your Christmas decor? I always feel a little blue after the Christmas tree comes down and I miss the soft glow of…

How the Tables Turned: 2018 Year in Review

Thank you for all your visits, comments, shares and Pins in 2018! Here’s look back at how the tables turned during the year, with highlights from the months, seasons and holidays! Click on the links for complete full posts, sources and more tabletop inspiration. Winter Nesting Table Winter nesting with birds, glittery nests, mercury glass and pine cones Cozy Nest…

Happy New Year from Gracie and Lola!

Gracie and Lola are stopping by to wish you Happy New Year! I found festive New Year headbands at the Dollar Spot at Target. Getting them to ‘sit’ and ‘stay’ (both the headbands and the girls) is a real trick and takes a lot of treats. Let’s Get Fizzy . . . and NYE. The…