Category: Holidays

Happy Memorial Day + Boating with Dogs

Happy Memorial Day! Memorial Day will be a different holiday for most of us this year as the unofficial kick for summer without the normal beach trips or BBQs with friends and family. One thing remains the same; Memorial Day is still a holiday to remember and honor those made the ultimate sacrifice and gave…

16+ 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. I’m having a hard time keeping track of days and weeks while sheltering at home, how about you? I had a startling realization this week that Monday is Memorial Day. While North Carolina is…

Doctoring the Box: Carrot Cake from Spice Cake Mix

An easy and deliciously moist, doctor-the-box recipe for carrot cake! Perfectly paired with homemade cream cheese frosting!  We’re spending more time in the kitchen these days while we’re self-isolating at home. With fewer trips to the grocery store, I’m using what’s in the pantry (sometimes fun, sometimes not. :) I found a box of spice…

Happy Easter from Lola and Sophie

Lola and Sophie are stopping by to wish you Happy Easter. . . The Easter Bunny has been hunkering down and staying at home since mid-March, so they had one set of bunny ears between them.  .  . The ears are not ‘one size fits all’ 🐾🐾 and too small for Lola’s big fluffy head! 🐇…

Hopping Down the Bunny Trail for Easter + Monday Morning Blooms

Find a round up of floral centerpieces and table inspiration for Easter. You’ll find tips for using spring flowering bulbs, blooming branches, a blooming cabbage vase, easy 5 minute centerpieces and more! I’m hopping down the bunny trail and sharing a round-up of floral centerpieces and table inspiration with Easter on its way! Flowers are…

‘Black and White with Bunnies All Over’ Easter Tablescape

Easter is less than two weeks away and in anticipation, I’m hopping down the bunny trail for an Easter Tablescape Blog Hop! You’ll find Easter table inspiration from 25 table stylists this week at the bottom of this post. I took a departure from previous years’ Easter tablescapes and a pastel palette in favor of…

Beef and Guinness Pot Pie with Puff Pastry Shamrocks

Beef and Guinness Pot Pie is cold weather comfort food and a celebration in a bowl with puff pastry shamrocks for St. Patrick’s Day. This is a recipe from way back in the archives (2013!) and a dog gone good recipe that our leprechauns, Lola and Sophie, are stopping by to share with you for…

DIY Easter Treat + Candy Cones

Easter Treat and Candy Cones are as fun to make as they are to receive. Everybunny will love these affordable party favors crafted from scrapbook paper and filled with candy and Easter treats. Easter is a month away and I’m sharing a fun DIY and party favor! These Easter candy cones are fun to assemble…

Eat, Drink and Be Irish: St. Patrick’s Day Round Up!

It’s said that everyone is a little bit Irish on St. Patrick’s Day! Here’s a round-up to help you Eat, Drink and Be Irish, with 17+ recipes and St. Patrick’s Day inspiration from the kitchen to the table! There are two kinds of people, those who are Irish and those who wish they were! St.…