Author: Mary

Summer Blooms: Daylilies + Giveaway

If you’re looking for a perennial that is low-maintenance, blooms repeatedly for years with little attention, tolerates the heat and drought and a wide variety of soil conditions, look no further than the daylily! Happy Monday! I hope you’re staying cool! We had a brief reprieve from the heat with temperatures in 80s instead of…

No-Churn Blackberry Cobbler Ice Cream

Celebrate summer with the flavors of blackberry cobbler in a delicious no-churn ice cream, complete with flaky pie crust! Inspired by a favorite seasonal ice cream flavor, this copycat recipe is easy to make, no ice cream maker required. Happy Wednesday! I have a summer treat to help you beat the heat, No-Churn Blackberry Cobbler…

Bee-utiful DIY Lavender-Rosemary Soap Bars

Learn how to create bee-utiful lavender-rosemary soap bars with this easy tutorial. Perfect for pretty hostess gifts, party favors, fundraisers, or guest bathroom soaps. Happy Monday! I hope you had a good weekend. It was a scorcher here, way too hot to do anything outdoors, especially gardening other than watering in the early morning hours.…

DIY Summer Fruit and Flower Arrangement + Tablescape

Celebrate summer and create an arrangement and centerpiece for your table using fruit and flowers with these easy shortcuts and tips, no floral foam required. Happy Monday! I’m joining my blogging friends to share some floral inspiration and Monday Morning Blooms! You’ll find the links to my flower-loving friends’ blooms at the bottom of this…

Weekend Waterview

Happy Weekend, I hope you had a great 4th and are enjoying this holiday week! It’s been hot and steamy here!! We’ve been indoors in the comfort of the AC for most of this week, but did venture out some for an early morning boat ride and breakfast cruise on the 4th. Lola says kibble…