Author: Mary

How to Make an EZ Loop Yarn Throw Blanket

Learn how to make a soft chenille throw blanket using loop yarn, no knitting needles required! An easy project for non-knitters that you can complete in weekend.  Calling all non-knitters, this EZ knit project is ideal for the winter blues and will keep you warm and cozy! This an EZ craft project you can complete…

For The Love of The Irish + Giveaway

It’s said that everyone is a little bit Irish on St. Patrick’s Day! Here’s a round-up to help you Eat, Drink and Be Irish, with 17+ recipes and St. Patrick’s Day inspiration from the kitchen to the table! St. Patrick’s Day is less than a month away (how did that happen?) In anticipation of St.…

Warming Soups to Chase Away Winter’s Chill

Cozy comfort food in a bowl and warming soups for winter’s chill. You’ll find recipes for chili and soup with hearty ingredients like Italian sausage, potatoes and pasta to flavorful veggies that pack some nutrition like butternut squash, kale and spinach.  I hope you’re staying warm and cozy with the Arctic blast of snow and…

February Weekend Waterview

Happy Saturday! Here are some weekend waterviews from Lake Norman. February’s weather is always a mixed bag. . . Freezing temperatures, rain, snow flurries, thunderstorms and sunny 60 degree days. . .all typical winter weather in North Carolina. As much as I love blue water views, there is something so peaceful about stark beauty and…

Cinnamon Roll French Toast Bake

Cinnamon Rolls meet French Toast in this easy and crowd-pleasing baked French Toast casserole, with only 10 minutes of prep time! Happy Monday! How about a delicious mash up of cinnamon rolls and French Toast to start your week?! This is an easy recipe to whip up for the weekend or week for that matter,…

She Shed Puzzle + Giveaway

Happy Friday! Calling all puzzlers and shed lovers, I have a fun and colorful jigsaw puzzle to share and giveaway by She Shed Living. Are you a fan of jigsaw puzzles? We worked puzzles growing up and my hubby’s family always had a puzzle in progress during their week-long summer vacation at the beach. We’ve…