Tag: nautical tablesetting

National Lighthouse Day: Lakeside Nautical Table + Giveaway

Happy National Lighthouse Day! I’m sharing some lighthouse love along this table from the archives for a little nautical fun in celebration! National Lighthouse Day is observed on August 7th, honoring the beacon of light that for hundreds of years symbolized safety and security for ships and boats at sea across America’s shorelines. On August 7,…

Weighing Anchor and Nautical Fun on the Pontoon

I’m weighing anchor for a little nautical fun on the pontoon and joining 19 other bloggers for an alfresco tablescape blog hop! You’ll find tablesetting inspiration and links to more alfresco fun at the bottom of this post.  Instead a table by the lake, I took the challenge to get a little creative for this alfresco…

Lakeside Nautical Table and National Lighthouse Day

I’m at the table with a little nautical fun in celebration of National Lighthouse Day! National Lighthouse Day is observed on August 7th, honoring the beacon of light that for hundreds of years symbolized safety and security for ships and boats at sea across America’s shorelines. On August 7, 1789, the United States Congress approved an…

Guest Bloggers Chloe and Gracie: Sailing into Summer

Hi Everyone, this is Chloe & Gracie, wishing you a happy first day of Summer! We’re guest posting for our Mom today, since she’s been busy gardening and working on some projects around her Potting Shed. We told her we’d fill in for her and give her a break with a little ‘sailing into summer’…

Sailing into Summer: Nautical Fun on the Pontoon

I’m weighing anchor and sailing into summer with a little nautical fun on the pontoon! The summer boating season is definitely underway on the lake with our warm (hot!) weather. Towels provide a tablecloth and absorbent seating and pillows keep us anchored for a little nautical fun! Rope cocktail plates, purchased a couple of years ago from Pottery Barn,…

Nautical Fun: Sailing into Labor Day Weekend

I’m sailing into Labor Day Weekend with a little nautical fun and a table for two on the dock. Labor Day marks the end of summer and a last hurrah for weekend boaters until Memorial Day next year. We look forward to quieter and less crowded weekends. . . Just us and the ducks :) I set sail…

Anchors Aweigh for Memorial Day: Red Velvet Cupcake Sailboats

I’m Weighing Anchor and Sailing into Memorial Day Weekend with Red Velvet Cupcake Sailboats for a sweet & patriotic bite! Memorial Day kicks off  boating season at the lake and is the unofficial start of summer! So it seemed only fitting to hoist paper sails for a regatta of red, white and blue cupcakes! Sails are scrapbook…