Category: Winter

Winter Window Boxes for the Potting Shed

I dressed the Potting Shed window boxes for winter with greenery and snowflakes! My window boxes looked a little bare and in need of decoration after I removed the red ornaments from Christmas. I found snowflake marquee lights during a flurry of shopping in December, on sale at Target. I placed them in the center…

A Winter Woodland Table + Snowflake Pizzelles

Happy New Year! Have you un-decked the halls and are your Christmas decorations put away?  I’m making the transition from Christmas to winter around the house and at the table with a wintry woodland mix of tree slice chargers, pine cones, snowflakes and Pfaltzgraff Chateau dinnerware. Pfaltzgraff Chateau dinnerware provides some texture and interest for dining with an embossed…

Snowy Day Table for the Birds

We had a second dusting of snow in a week, just enough to satisfy my craving for a little snow this winter! Snow is rare here and usually fleeting, so I get that giddy feeling you have to wake on a snow day and find out school is cancelled. I couldn’t resist the urge to…

My Name is Chloe and I Have the Punxsutawney Blues

My name is Chloe and I have the Punxsutawney Blues.  Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow Monday, predicting six more weeks of winter and none of us are happy about it. That means no boat rides for a while. . . Basking in the sunshine. . . Or enjoying the wind in our ears. No bird watching for a…

Winter Lake Beauty

I’m looking for the beauty in winter while we’re surrounded by shades of gray and a blanket of fog.  While there is nothing prettier than clear blue water reflecting blue skies, there’s something mysterious and a little magical about the quiet beauty and winter landscape of the lake. Especially in the early morning when the light is just starting…