Author: Mary

Colorful, Flavorful and Healthy: Asian Noodle Salad

Eat the rainbow in this delicious Asian Noodle Salad. It’s colorful, satisfying, healthy and customizable to your taste. Happy Friday! I have a delicious salad that’s fresh, colorful and healthy too! It’s make-ahead, can be customized to your taste, scaling it up or down, and would be a hit at your potluck. Look at all…

At the Table: Embracing the January Blues

Happy Wednesday! I’m at the table, embracing the January Blues! My Monday Morning Blooms arrangement with hydrangeas and tulips migrated to this blue and white ginger jar as a centerpiece for the table. I’m also embracing Classic Blue, Pantone Color of the Year. The Pantone Color Institute forecasts global color trends, and chose Classic Blue…

Oh So Easy Pie Crust Crackers

Transform store-bought pie crust into savory homemade crackers, a snap to make and a tasty addition for your soup bowl! These pie crust crackers are a fun and easy way to use that refrigerated pie crust that’s hiding in the back of your fridge and fast approaching its expiration date. They’re also super easy to…

How the Tables Turned: 2019 Year in Review

A Year of Tablescapes, celebrating the seasons and holidays with inspiration and centerpieces for indoor and alfresco dining. Thank you for all your visits, comments, shares and Pins in 2019! Here’s look back at how the tables turned during the year, with highlights from the months, seasons and holidays! Click on the links in red…

Extending the Twinkle Season: A Winter Nesting Tree

Extend the twinkle season beyond Christmas with a Winter Nesting Tree, decorated with snowflakes, icy branches, glittery nests, pine cones and bird ornaments. Happy Wednesday! I’m back as promised to share photos of our ‘Winter Nesting Tree’. I’m always a little blue after Christmas when the tree comes down. A couple of years ago, I…