Category: Flowers

A Cozy Nest and Romantic Table for Valentine’s Day

In anticipation of Valentine’s Day, I’m joining group of bloggers for a Romantic Tablescape Blog Hop! Look for the links at the bottom of this post for more romantic and Valentine table inspiration this week through February 9th.  I’ve been nesting this month and set a cozy table for two by our Winter Nesting Tree.  Sparkly snowflakes, silver frosted branches…

Thinking Outside the Vase: Creative Containers for Flowers

I so enjoyed reading everyone’s comments on the most beautiful places and gardens on my Flower Therapy post! I have so places on my ‘to visit’ list now including Longwood Gardens in Pennsylvania, The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens, Keukenhof Gardens in Holland and Lauritzen Gardens in Nebraska. It’s been years since I visited Biltmore Gardens which is only…

Around the Potting Shed: 2017 Year in Review

Thank you for all your visits, comments, shares and Pins in 2017. I’m so honored you find the time to visit my little blog and Potting Shed! I’m bringing you a little flower therapy on a January day! Here’s look back at how I potted, puttered, played around the Potting Shed in 2017, with highlights from the months, seasons and holidays. Click…

Alfresco Thanksgiving Table and Blooming Pumpkin Centerpiece

In anticipation of Thanksgiving, I’m at the table as part of a Thanksgiving Tablescape Blog Hop this week! You can find more table inspiration from this talented group of bloggers for Thanksgiving at the end of this post. I’m enjoying our weather in North Carolina, which is typically mild enough for dining alfresco or on the…

Fall Nesting: Brown Transferware and Hydrangeas in the Potting Shed

I love brown transferware year round, but fall is the season when it really shines!  I pulled my collection together to give them their due, and for a bit of fall nesting and tabletop fun in the Potting Shed! Brown transferware is paired with Limelight hydrangeas that have made their fall metamorphosis. . .changing from…