Dogs’ Lives Are Too Short

 “Dogs’ lives are too short. Their only fault, really.” We said goodbye to Gracie a couple of weeks ago. While she had begun to seem a little feeble, it took us by surprise. With heavy hearts, we made the decision to let her go as we discovered her kidneys were failing. Gracie would have been…

Fresh Flower Market: Spring Blooms in the Potting Shed

Celebrating the arrival of spring in anticipation of gardening season. Ball jar bouquets of hyacinths, tulips and iris provide spring blooms to pair with vintage transferware for some tabletop gardening in the Potting Shed. Happy Monday! It’s happy week for us as there is sunshine without a drop of rain in sight in the forecast,…

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! To…

At the Table: Farmer Bunny, A Blooming Cabbage and Hilltop Garden Friends

Celebrate spring at the table with a blooming cabbage centerpiece, mini cabbage bowl flower arrangements, a wheelbarrow toting bunny and Hilltop Garden friends! Additionally, you’ll find spring table inspiration from 26 table stylists and bloggers.  Spring arrives in just two weeks, at least by the calendar anyway!  In anticipation, I’m joining a group of bloggers…

Spring Green Cabbage Vase Floral Arrangement for St. Patrick’s Day

Create a flower arrangement and vase using a cabbage for spring or your St. Patrick’s Day celebration! Tutorial includes flower arrangement longevity tips and additional floral inspiration. Happy March! St. Patrick’s Day is two weeks away, followed by Spring’s arrival three days later . . .at least by the calendar anyway! I’m joining my Monday…