Tag: Ball Jar Bouquets

Fresh Flower Market + Peonies in the Potting Shed

Happy Monday! It’s one of my favorite days of the month, when I join my blogging friends, Shirley, Pam and Lidy, for some flower therapy and Monday Morning Blooms! You can find my flower friends’ links and more floral inspiration at the bottom of this post. May is my favorite month in the garden and…

National Flag Week + Stars and Stripes Giveaway!

Happy National Flag Week! This week-long observance leading up to Flag Day on June 14th, commemorates the adoption of the U.S. flag, paying tribute to the banner that waves above us all. Americans are encouraged to observe Flag Day and National Flag Week, so I’m waving the flag from the archives and celebrating the Stars…

In the Potting Shed: Ball Jar Bouquets and Peony Season!

Happy Friday! The peonies are in bloom just in time for Mother’s Day! Time to celebrate the blooms with some Ball jar bouquets! I cut some blooms to enjoy on a window shelf in the Potting Shed. Peony blooms are so fleeting, you have to enjoy the beauty and sweet fragrance while you can! Heavy…

Floral Friday: Ball Jar Bouquets and a Lakeside Picnic

Happy Friday! I’m inviting you to a lakeside picnic for this week’s edition of Floral Friday, along with my blogging friends! You can find their links for beautiful floral and picnic inspiration at the bottom of this post. Our theme and challenge for this week’s edition of Floral Friday was to use jars in a…

In the Potting Shed: Fresh Flower Market and Tabletop Gardening

 While garden flowers are waning by the end of July in the extreme summer heat, tabletop gardening provides a flower fix, no watering required! I planted some Garden Bouquets for some blooming tabletop fun and flower therapy . . . Genus: Windsor Ware, Species: Johnson Brothers, Cultivar: ‘Garden Bouquet’ A ‘Fresh Flower Market, Seeds, Stems,…

In the Potting Shed: Blue, White and Limelights Table and Vignette

Happy Monday, Did you have a good weekend? Mine was good but hot! I spent some time puttering around the Potting Shed, trying to keep everything watered and from wilting in our 90+ degree temperatures. I’m trying to stay cool and usually dashing back inside by noon to avoid the afternoon heat. Our Limelight Hydrangeas…

In the Potting Shed: Coming Up Roses and Blooming Tole

Happy Monday, I hope you had a good weekend! We enjoyed a little boating time and I worked on some gardening chores. Mother Nature gave us a thorough soaking late yesterday and last night and more rain is in the forecast this week. I’m happy to have a reprieve from lugging around the hose to keep everything…

Potting Shed: A Heartfelt Arrangement for Valentine’s Day

I *heart* flowers. . . I *heart* jars. . . And I *heart* flowers in jars. I found a wire heart-shaped basket at a consignment store, providing inspiration for a heartfelt arrangement for Valentine’s Day. Easy to assemble, insert jars into basket ;) The grocery stores are blooming with flowers in anticipation of Valentine’s Day! $4 bouquets…