Category: Dishes

Floral Friday: Mini Blooming Tureens and Giving Thanks Table

Happy Friday! Are you in need of some flower therapy? If so, you’re in luck, as my Floral Friday friends and I are gathering together to send some floral inspiration your way. You’ll find my blogging friends’ links to their floral creations at the bottom of this post.  It’s been a very wet, cold and…

Fall Alfresco Tablescape with a Touch of Blue + Easy Flower Arranging Method

We’ve enjoyed some beautiful fall weather the last couple of weeks, perfect for alfresco dining! Table inspiration came from a blue plaid throw with a narrow pumpkin stripe, which tops a matelasse coverlet as a tablecloth. . . And the pretty flower basket details of Royal Staffordshire Clarice Cliff ‘Charlotte’.  Brown transferware and ironstone sing…

Hawthorne Gardens Wicked Beautiful Flowers + Spooky Halloween Table Fun

Welcome to Hawthorne Gardens Wicked Beautiful Flowers. . .aka, the Potting Shed. Established in 1831, specializing in black roses. . . dead or alive. A murder of crows have flown in and await your arrival on October 31st. . . Our best specimens and warty pumpkins were scared up for this haunted tableau . .…

Floral Friday: Blooming Pumpkins and Harvest Pumpkin Table

Flowers and pumpkins are two of my favorite things and I love combining them for a fall or Thanksgiving table or seasonal centerpiece! And I love joining my blogging friends for Floral Fridays! You’ll find their links for beautiful floral inspiration at the bottom of this post. Our common theme for this edition of Floral Friday…

The Softer Notes of Fall: Transferware and Hydrangeas in the Potting Shed

Brown transferware sings the softer notes of fall, paired with white pumpkins and hydrangeas. I love ironstone and brown transferware any time of year, but fall is the season when it really shines.  I pulled out some pieces to give the transferware its due for a seasonal table vignette in the Potting Shed.  Harvest Time…

5th Annual Halloween Eat, Drink, and Be Witchy Giveaway!

Welcome to the 5th Annual Meeting of The Black Hat Society Members here at Home is Where the Broom Is! With Halloween on the horizon, it’s that time of year where members start to feel Witchy. . .  Witches’ Potion Table Are you polishing your shoes? Tootsie Rolls Witch Shoe Cupcake Toppers Are you dusting off your…