Category: Water

Dining with Sunflowers on the Dock

Happy Wednesday! I hope you’re enjoying the last few weeks of summer. We enjoyed a brief respite and teaser of fall weather to come last week, with temperatures in the upper 70s, unheard of this time of year. . . I can’t wait for more! I took advantage of the break from our summer heat…

Dockside, Lakeside and Seaside Table for Two

Enjoy a summer getaway to the beach via the table to celebrate the last days of summer. Additionally, you’ll find table inspiration for summer dining and entertaining from 23 table stylists and bloggers. Happy Wednesday! Summer is slipping away and I’m happy to be part of a Late Summer Tablescape Blog Hop this week. You’ll…

Weekend Waterview

Happy August from Lola! Here’s a little weekend waterview. . . It’s been hot & muggy with pop up storms this week. I pulled together some blue waterviews and photos taken over the last couple of weeks from our boating excursions. We avoid the heat of the day, boating in the early morning hours or…

Weekend Waterview

Happy Weekend, I hope you had a great 4th and are enjoying this holiday week! It’s been hot and steamy here!! We’ve been indoors in the comfort of the AC for most of this week, but did venture out some for an early morning boat ride and breakfast cruise on the 4th. Lola says kibble…

May We Never Forget That Freedom Isn’t Free

Memorial Day commemorates all men and women who have died in military service for the U.S. defending our freedom and democracy. A day set aside to honor those men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. “Those who have long enjoyed such privileges as we enjoy forget in time that men have…

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. . .…

Weekend Waterview: Sun Dogs and Sunset

Happy Sunday! We had a couple of beautiful, sunny days this week. Luring us outside with blankets to bask in the sunshine and enjoy the warmth of a fire. I spotted these sun dogs in the sky on Friday about an hour before sunset. You can see the prism of rainbow color in the cloud…

Weekend Waterview: Dog Gone Happy To See The Sun

Happy *Sun* Day! The clouds finally parted with the rain moving out after a very wet and cold week. We’re happy to see the sun again! The “pond” is full again after 5 inches of rain this week bringing most of the leaves down with it. We’re a little wild and stir crazy after a…

Weekend Waterview: Pontoon Rides for Lola

Happy Sunday! Here’s a little weekend water and dogs’ eye view from Lake Norman. Lola is getting her sea legs and looking forward to pontoon rides. She’s learned from Gracie that crushed ice is a pontoon ritual and treat. She’s 4 months old with a lot of fur that she says is hot in our…