Tag: Lake Norman

Dockside, Lakeside and Seaside Table for Two

Enjoy a summer getaway to the beach via the table to celebrate the last days of summer. Additionally, you’ll find table inspiration for summer dining and entertaining from 23 table stylists and bloggers. Happy Wednesday! Summer is slipping away and I’m happy to be part of a Late Summer Tablescape Blog Hop this week. You’ll…

Weekend Waterview: Are You My Mother?

Happy Weekend! We had an interesting bird experience recently. My husband came inside one evening and said, “you’ve got to come see this, this bird is stalking me. . .” This fledgling was hopping around my hubby and chirping loudly as a baby bird would do in the nest, begging for food from his mother.…

Weekend Waterview

Happy August from Lola! Here’s a little weekend waterview. . . It’s been hot & muggy with pop up storms this week. I pulled together some blue waterviews and photos taken over the last couple of weeks from our boating excursions. We avoid the heat of the day, boating in the early morning hours or…

Weekend Waterview

Happy Weekend, I hope you had a great 4th and are enjoying this holiday week! It’s been hot and steamy here!! We’ve been indoors in the comfort of the AC for most of this week, but did venture out some for an early morning boat ride and breakfast cruise on the 4th. Lola says kibble…

Weekend Waterview: Rising Waters, Flying Flags and Father’s Day

Happy Sunday! Here’s a little weekend waterview. . .our flags were flying for National Flag Week and in commemoration of Flag Day. When it rains, it pours! After three weeks of no rain and 90+ degree temps, Lake Norman is full again, along with the other lakes along the Catawba River Basin, which extends to…

Weekend Waterview

Happy Sunday! Here’s a little weekend waterview. . . I took these photos over the last couple of weeks. . . The viburnums and azaleas have peaked and most of the blooms are now petal confetti after 35 mph hour winds and storms blew through on Friday. It was the perfect ‘bird-chirping-weather’ yesterday. . .…

Spring in Bloom and Happy Earth Day!

Happy Earth Day! Spring is in bloom here in North Carolina! The azaleas were perfectly in sync and timed to bloom with Easter’s arrival this year. . . I love it when it works out that way! I’m always amazed at how quickly the azaleas go from bud to bloom. . .don’t go out-of-town for…

Weekend Waterview: Sun Dogs and Sunset

Happy Sunday! We had a couple of beautiful, sunny days this week. Luring us outside with blankets to bask in the sunshine and enjoy the warmth of a fire. I spotted these sun dogs in the sky on Friday about an hour before sunset. You can see the prism of rainbow color in the cloud…

Weekend Waterview: Dog Gone Happy To See The Sun

Happy *Sun* Day! The clouds finally parted with the rain moving out after a very wet and cold week. We’re happy to see the sun again! The “pond” is full again after 5 inches of rain this week bringing most of the leaves down with it. We’re a little wild and stir crazy after a…

Halloween Humor and Skellie Fun on the Dock

I have an Old Pal who is dying to meet you. . . Meet Rod Skellington, tricked out in his favorite Get Reel Get Fish hat. . . He’s enjoying some lake fishing on the dock this month for Halloween. Wonder what’s biting. . .let’s take a closer look. . . Could it be bass,…