Category: Potting Shed

In the Potting Shed: A Rafter of Turkeys and Thanksgiving Vignette

I’m ready for all things turkey with Thanksgiving around the corner! I gathered my collection of turkey plates for a little tabletop fun and seasonal display in the Potting Shed. It will soon be time trade in turkey and pumpkins for boughs of holly and jingle bells and until then, I’m enjoying November as ‘Thanksgiving season’.…

Welcome November: Holiday Whiplash and Magazine Feature

Happy November 1st! I always look forward to November’s arrival. It’s the quiet and forgotten month, falling between the excitement of October with Halloween and mayhem of December and the beginning of the holiday season. November is the month when I find myself with holiday whiplash. I’m still packing up my cauldron and broom from…

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…

Celebrating Everyday Life Magazine and Potting Shed Feature

I have a wonderful new magazine to share, Celebrating Everyday Life.  This special issue is out on the newstands now, with 100+ ideas to decorate, feast, and make merry for the fall and winter seasons! Celebrations expert Jennifer Carroll teamed up with Country Sampler to bring this all-new issue filled with fabulous themes, ideas, projects and recipes…