Category: Fall

Weekend Waterview

Happy first Saturday in December! Here’s a weekend waterview from Lake Norman. Steam fog rises off the water created by the warm water temperatures mixing with cooler air.  About 10 days ago the leaves were still clinging to the trees. . . And providing a golden glow, illuminated by the early morning sunshine. We went…

25 Thanksgiving Recipes You’ll Want to Gobble and Giveaway!

Find 25 recipes you’ll want to gobble for your Thanksgiving feast. Thanksgiving is just a few weeks away and in anticipation I’m celebrating with a little giveaway! And sharing a round-up of recipes for your entertaining your family or friends and your Thanksgiving feast! Click on the links for the complete recipes for your Thanksgiving…

How to Create an Easy Table Centerpiece Using a Wreath for Thanksgiving + Giveaway

Create a quick and easy table centerpiece using a wreath for your fall or Thanksgiving table. You’ll find additional wreath inspiration along with a giveway from The Magnolia Company. Happy November! To kick off the month of harvest and Thanksgiving, Shirley, Lidy, Pam and I are excited to collaborate with The Magnolia Company for this…

October Weekend Mountain Views

Happy Sunday! I’m sharing some weekend mountain views, as it’s leaf-peeping season! The North Carolina mountains are a short two hour drive from the lake, so it’s a favorite destination for a weekend getaway to beat the heat of summer or to enjoy the scenery. We were fortunate to visit two weekends in a row,…

Adding the Warmth of Copper: Alfresco Fall Table and Easy Hydrangea Centerpiece

Happy Monday! It’s one of my favorite days of the month when I join my Monday Morning Blooms’ friends to share some flower therapy. You can find my flower friends’ links and blooming inspiration at the bottom of this post. Our common theme for this week’s edition of Monday Morning Blooms was ‘copper’. Copper adds…