Potluck Sweet and Crunchy Broccoli Salad

I have a crowd-pleasing and make-ahead recipe for your next potluck, Sweet and Crunchy Broccoli Salad! This colorful and healthy salad is a medley of sweet, tangy and crunchy, thanks to the creamy yogurt and vinegar dressing, dried cranberries and salted sunflower seeds! I so enjoyed reading all the comments left on this post of…

Easy 5-Minute Easter Centerpiece

The countdown to Easter is underway and I have an easy centerpiece for your table that you can throw together in under 5 minutes. . . best of all, no flower arranging skills required! I started with a tureen (without its lid) and a $5 pot of hyacinths from the garden center at Walmart. The…

Create a Fresh Floral Table Runner for Spring or Easter

Use fresh flowers to create a blooming table runner for your spring or Easter celebration! Tutorial includes flower arrangement longevity tips and additional floral inspiration.  Easter’s on its way, and I’m hopping down the bunny trail with steps to create a fresh flower arrangement as a runner for your Easter or spring table! And as…

No-Bake Lemon-Coconut “Cottontails”

Lemon – Coconut Cottontails are an easy no-bake treat for Easter. A delicious combination of sweet and tart, these “Cottontails” are a crowd-pleaser that everybunny will love!  A variation of Coconut Orange Snowballs, these “Cottontails” start with a box Lemon Nilla Wafers. For the best flavor and texture, store these no-bake treats in the refrigerator…

All Aflutter: A Sprinkling of Butterflies and Blooms in the Potting Shed

Tabletop gardening in the Potting Shed with butterflies, blooms and Portmeirion Botanic Garden. A sprinkling of water cans are planted with flowers in anticipation of spring gardening season. Happy April! It’s the first Monday of the month and I’m happy to be joining my blogging friends to share some floral inspiration and Monday Morning Blooms!…

Dogs’ Lives Are Too Short

 “Dogs’ lives are too short. Their only fault, really.” We said goodbye to Gracie a couple of weeks ago. While she had begun to seem a little feeble, it took us by surprise. With heavy hearts, we made the decision to let her go as we discovered her kidneys were failing. Gracie would have been…