Author: Mary

Garden for Wildlife Month: Create a Wildlife Habitat in Your Backyard

Learn how to create a habitat garden to attract birds, butterflies, and other neighborhood wildlife. It’s fun, makes a positive difference and easier than you might think.  May is my favorite gardening month, when the first flush of blooms appear and before the mercury and humidity collide to reach the ‘sweltering’ mark! And as it’s…

Weekend Waterview

Happy Sunday! Here’s a little weekend waterview. . . I took these photos over the last couple of weeks. . . The viburnums and azaleas have peaked and most of the blooms are now petal confetti after 35 mph hour winds and storms blew through on Friday. It was the perfect ‘bird-chirping-weather’ yesterday. . .…

Happy Easter from Lola 🐾

Lola’s hopping down the bunny trail to wish you Happy Easter! She says she’s happy to pose for photos if there are treats involved!🐾 I had to laugh as I was taking these photos. . . For such a happy little dog, she takes posing for photos very seriously . . . She’s so focused…

Potluck Sweet and Crunchy Broccoli Salad

I have a crowd-pleasing and make-ahead recipe for your next potluck, Sweet and Crunchy Broccoli Salad! This colorful and healthy salad is a medley of sweet, tangy and crunchy, thanks to the creamy yogurt and vinegar dressing, dried cranberries and salted sunflower seeds! I so enjoyed reading all the comments left on this post of…