Author: Mary

Easy Caramel Apple-Pecan Cake

Caramel Apple Cake is a taste of fall in an easy dessert, filled with fall spice,  studded with fresh apple and layered with a gooey caramel-pecan topping! Happy Monday! Let’s start the week off with an easy dessert to add to your fall “to bake” list~ Caramel Apple-Pecan Cake! I had some fresh-picked apples ready…

Falling for Apples: Summer to Fall Transitional Tablescape

Welcome fall and create a floral arrangement incorporating apples. No flower arranging skills required for this easy flower arranging method! You’ll also find fall table inspiration.   Happy Tuesday! In anticipation of fall’s arrival, I’m part of ‘Welcome Fall’ Tablescape Blog Hop! You can find fall table inspiration from 20 table stylists at the bottom…

A Harvest of Fall: Tablescape Round Up

Celebrate fall at the table with a harvest of inspiration for alfresco or indoor dining. You’ll find ideas and seasonal tips for pumpkin vase centerpieces, easy flower arranging methods, floral garland and more. Whoooooo besides me is ready for fall? Fall is my favorite season and I’m counting down the days. . . ready for…

Easy DIY Flower Soap

  Create fragrant, flowering soap to make hand washing a little more enjoyable these days. An easy gift and satisfying craft project, ready in under an hour! Happy Thursday! We’re on the downhill slope of summer with fall less than a month away. While the summer blooms are waning, you can satisfy your craving for…

The Southern Entertainer’s Cookbook + Giveaway

  Happy Wednesday! I have a fun cookbook to share and give away, filled with party ideas, recipes and beautiful inspiration for entertaining: The Southern Entertainer’s Cookbook: Heirloom Recipes for Modern Gatherings by Courtney Dial Whitmore In The Southern Entertainer’s Cookbook, Courtney Whitmore shares her party go-tos, from appetizers and salads to entrees, drinks and desserts.…