Cheers to Fall: Apple Cider Moscow Mule

 Fall is my favorite season and now that’s officially here, it calls for a cocktail in celebration! Apple Cider Moscow Mules are perfectly refreshing this time of year, when it’s still too warm outside to sip hot apple cider. This apple version of a Moscow Mule makes for a delicious fall twist that celebrates autumn…

Hello Beauti-Fall and Autumn Inspiration

Hello Beauti-Fall. . . You’re my favorite season and I’m glad you’re finally here! I’ve been counting down the days to your arrival and ready for a harvest of apples, leaves, pumpkins! Easy DIY Fall Harvest Arrangement Ready for cooler temperatures. . . Looking forward to your colors and textures. . . Fall boating and picnic weather.…

Floral Friday: Fall Apples and Sunflower Arrangement

Fall officially arrives Saturday for those of us in the Northern Hemisphere and I’ve been counting down the days to my favorite season since July! While there is still plenty of summer weather ahead of us in North Carolina, I’m ready for a harvest of pumpkins, warm plaid layers, and cozy meals with the flavors of fall on the menu! In…

After Florence: Gracie and Hurricane Lola

Happy Wednesday! Gracie and Lola are dog gone happy that the sun has returned to dry things out after Hurricane Florence. Thanks to everyone for your prayers and concerns for our safety. ♥ We had 5 inches of rain, unlike the eastern parts of North and South Carolina, that are still dealing with historic rainfall and…

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…

Preparing for Hurricane Florence

source  We’ve battened down the hatches in preparation for Hurricane Florence. We’re 300 miles from the NC coast, but remember the damage from Hurricane Hugo in 1989 when it came ashore in Charleston and traveled inland to Charlotte, taking down over 80,000 trees and leaving us without power for a week. According to the National…

Fall Planting for Summer Blooms: Daylilies + Giveaway

If you’re looking for a perennial that is low-maintenance, blooms repeatedly for years with little attention, tolerates the heat and drought and a wide variety of soil conditions, look no further than the daylily! Daylilies are known for their hardiness and their big, colorful blooms. The daylily’s botanical name, Hemerocallis, means “beauty for a day”…

‘Woodsy and Wise’ Whimsical Fall Table

Happy September! Labor Day unofficially marks the end of summer which means we’re closer to autumn’s arrival and my favorite season! I’m ready for a harvest of pumpkins, warm plaid layers, and cozy meals with the flavors of fall on the menu! In anticipation, I’m at the table as part of a Fall Tablescape Blog Hop this week! You can find more fall…