Category: Dogs

Happy Independence Day and Centerpiece

Happy 4th of July! I put together a quick and easy centerpiece in celebration of the red, white and blooming hydrangeas in an ironstone pitcher, serving as a vase. And exercised my freedom and independence, using a ‘Happy 4th of July’ cake topper/banner, atop the hydrangeas instead of a cake. ;) You can find at the…

Hello June: Favorites, Recipes, and Table Inspiration

Happy first day of June! I’m rolling out the welcome mat for June’s arrival and sharing some favorites from the archives. Click on the links for the complete post, recipe or table inspiration! With the calendar page turning to June, I’m looking forward to Gardenias in Bloom. . . Anticipating the Florabundance. . . And Bringing…

Dog Whispering and National Love Your Pet Day

 February 20th is National Love Your Pet Day and the unofficial holiday set aside to pamper your pets. Of course if you’re a pet owner, everyday is Love Your Pet Day! Approximately 39% of US households own at least one dog and 33% own at least one cat. Pets can actually help decrease your blood pressure and stress. Chloe…

Valentine’s Day Round Up: 14+ Sweets, Treats and Table Inspiration

 Valentine’s Day is a week away and I have a round-up of recipes and table inspiration to make your celebration extra sweet! Click on the links below the photo for the full recipe and have a taste! Note: All recipes have a printable recipe link so they print without photos. Look for the link at the bottom of each post.  Valentine’s Day…