Author: Mary

Celebrate Summer at the Table: Alfresco Tablescapes and Centerpiece Inspiration

Find summer table and centerpiece inspiration with themes and ideas ranging from nautical, seaside, tropical, or fresh-from-the-garden, for your outdoor entertaining and dining. Happy June! I find that alfresco or outdoor dining is at its best when combined with a fun summer theme or activity. With a little imagination, you can be transported to a…

Delicious Patriotic Recipes to Celebrate the Red, White and Blueberry

Celebrate the Red, White and Blueberry with these patriotic recipes. You’ll find star-spangled treats, berrylicious desserts, healthy appetizers and cocktails too. With Memorial Day holiday weekend a few days away, I’m sharing a round-up of patriotic recipes to celebrate the red, white and blueberry! If you’re looking for some patriotic fare for the summer holidays…

Blooming Watering Cans, Bunnies and Roses on the Potting Bench

Happy Monday! It’s my favorite day of the week, when I join my blogging friends for some flower therapy and Monday Morning Blooms! You can find my flowers friends’ links and more floral inspiration at the bottom of this post. We’re using watering cans as vases for our flowers as our common theme for this…

For the Love of Tea: Teatime Recipes and Giveaway

Calling all tea enthusiasts, I’m sharing my love of tea with a round up of teatime recipes and inspiration, along with a giveaway! From  Victoria: The Art of Tea: Recipes and Rituals: Readers of this beautiful book from the editors of Victoria magazine are invited to savor the pleasures and possibilities of the cherished ritual…