Author: Mary

Fresh Flower Market: Spring Blooms in the Potting Shed

Celebrating the arrival of spring in anticipation of gardening season. Ball jar bouquets of hyacinths, tulips and iris provide spring blooms to pair with vintage transferware for some tabletop gardening in the Potting Shed. Happy Monday! It’s happy week for us as there is sunshine without a drop of rain in sight in the forecast,…

Eat, Drink and Be Irish: St. Patrick’s Day Round Up!

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! There are two kinds of people, those who are Irish and those who wish they were! To…

At the Table: Farmer Bunny, A Blooming Cabbage and Hilltop Garden Friends

Celebrate spring at the table with a blooming cabbage centerpiece, mini cabbage bowl flower arrangements, a wheelbarrow toting bunny and Hilltop Garden friends! Additionally, you’ll find spring table inspiration from 26 table stylists and bloggers.  Spring arrives in just two weeks, at least by the calendar anyway!  In anticipation, I’m joining a group of bloggers…

Spring Green Cabbage Vase Floral Arrangement for St. Patrick’s Day

Create a flower arrangement and vase using a cabbage for spring or your St. Patrick’s Day celebration! Tutorial includes flower arrangement longevity tips and additional floral inspiration. Happy March! St. Patrick’s Day is two weeks away, followed by Spring’s arrival three days later . . .at least by the calendar anyway! I’m joining my Monday…

Thai Slaw with Peanut Dressing

This easy to make side dish uses grocery store short cuts for a crunchy, satisfying and healthy Thai Slaw. Pssst: The secret to this slaw is the flavorful peanut butter dressing! Add rotisserie chicken for additional protein and a complete meal. Happy March! I’m kicking off the month with a healthy slaw that plays nicely…

Smoked Gouda Pimiento Cheese

Oh so good and addictive, fans of pimiento cheese will love the flavor and blend of cheeses in Smoked Gouda Pimiento Cheese. Enjoy as a spread with your favorite dipper, in a grilled cheese sandwich (with bacon!), for your burger topping, or stirred into pasta for a tasty twist on easy mac and cheese! Are…