Author: Mary

Tea Kettle Garden Bouquet

Happy Mother’s Day! I picked some flowers for a garden bouquet in celebration! I’m enjoying the peonies last hurrah until next year. . . *sniff* A vintage enamel tea kettle with a sweet spray of flowers was a $10 antique mall find recently. It’s serving as a vase instead of serving tea, with a mix of Queen Anne’s…

A Tropical Table and Lake Breeze Cocktail

Happy Friday! I’m taking you to the tropics via the table to dream of white sandy beaches, tiki bars and umbrella drinks! My table inspiration came from *Beach Cocktails: Favorite Surfside Sips and Bar Snacks  (Oxmoor House, May 2017) by the Editors of Coastal Living, is a full-color book packed with 125 thirst-quenching cocktails that will transport you…

Berry Basket Shortcakes

Mother’s Day is this Sunday and I have a fun mini dessert in celebration of moms and berry season, Berry Basket Shortcakes! I used a medley of berries for these basket shortcakes and my Nordic Ware Shortcake Basket Pan that I used to make my Mini Easter Basket Cakes, fun for a mini dessert and to spring into…