Happy Easter from Lola and Sophie

Lola and Sophie are stopping by to wish you Happy Easter. . . The Easter Bunny has been hunkering down and staying at home since mid-March, so they had one set of bunny ears between them.  .  . The ears are not ‘one size fits all’ 🐾🐾 and too small for Lola’s big fluffy head! 🐇…

Peter Rabbit’s Carrot Zucchini Muffins

 These deliciously moist muffins sneak in some veggies and are sure to please everybunny with the addition of apple and coconut. I’m hopping down the bunny trail with an Easter-themed recipe and one that’s appropriate for spring, as we are digging in the garden this time of year. These deliciously moist muffins are a welcome…

Garden Smiles and Spring Blooms

I’m stopping by to share some garden smiles today. We all need a little something to smile about during these uncertain times! We’ve been spending most our free time while sheltering at home outdoors, doing some garden chores and watching the leaves and buds spring into bloom. Gardening can be a great stress reliever, improves…

Hopping Down the Bunny Trail for Easter + Monday Morning Blooms

Find a round up of floral centerpieces and table inspiration for Easter. You’ll find tips for using spring flowering bulbs, blooming branches, a blooming cabbage vase, easy 5 minute centerpieces and more! I’m hopping down the bunny trail and sharing a round-up of floral centerpieces and table inspiration with Easter on its way! Flowers are…

‘Black and White with Bunnies All Over’ Easter Tablescape

Easter is less than two weeks away and in anticipation, I’m hopping down the bunny trail for an Easter Tablescape Blog Hop! You’ll find Easter table inspiration from 25 table stylists this week at the bottom of this post. I took a departure from previous years’ Easter tablescapes and a pastel palette in favor of…

Keep the Light: DIY Spring Wreath with Blooming Wellies

Happy Monday! I’m trying to keep a ‘spring in my step’ during these uncertain times. Staying busy with gardening and outdoor projects seems to help and I’ve been puttering around the Potting Shed and doing a little spring clean up. Gardening can be a great stress reliever even it’s daily small tasks, like weeding, watering,…

Weekend Waterview: Navigating these Unchartered Waters

Here’s a little weekend waterview from Lake Norman. . . Today is Sunday for those of you like us who have lost track during these strange and unprecedented times. ;) It’s felt more like summer rather than spring here in North Carolina with temperatures in the 80s the past two weeks  . . . With…

Dark Chocolate Chip-Walnut Banana Bread

This Dark Chocolate Chip-Walnut Banana Bread is a classic quick bread recipe that’s moist, flavorful and an easy way to satisfy your sweet tooth! Happy Thursday! We all deserve a sweet treat during these uncertain times and this Dark Chocolate Chip-Walnut Bread does not disappoint!  It’s easy to make~ no mixer required and makes the…

Spring Bulbs and Blooms in the Potting Shed

Happy Monday! I hope you’re tucked in safely at home and staying sane with our ‘new normal’ in these strange and unsettling times! We’re keeping busy at home while social distancing with some ‘spring cleaning’ projects. We’ve been doing to some garden clean up and spreading mulch around the Potting Shed but I took a…

Hello Spring!

Spring officially arrives today, earlier than it’s been in over a century –>  a bit of good news for a change. ;) Spending time outdoors and in nature can be grounding in these uncertain times. There’s comfort in knowing no matter what life brings our way, spring will always come, so I picked some inspirational…