Tag: Novel Bakers garden week

A Garden Metaphor for Life and Chalkboard Inspiration

I’ve been in gardening mode and found plenty of seeds of inspiration during  Garden Week with The Novel Bakers. . .  The garden is a metaphor for life. . . The flowers of tomorrow are in the seeds of today. Quote, note to self and chalkboard inspiration for the door of my Potting Shed. If you need a fun…

The Orchid Conservatory at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

I’m joining The Novel Bakers for Garden Week. One of my assignments :) for garden week was to visit and share a public garden, you can find part one of my visit to Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, here.  The Orchid Conservatory at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden is the Carolinas’ only glasshouse – 8,000 square feet…

Private Edens and Garden Bits & Pieces

I’m joining The Novel Bakers for Garden Week! You’re invited to pull on your gardening gloves and dig in with some virtual gardening as we share books, tour gardens, set tables, and enjoy some garden-inspired projects & recipes this week! Our third book to share this week~ Private Edens: Beautiful Country Gardens: Wander through twenty-one superb private…

Seeds of Inspiration: DIY Seed Gift Envelopes

I’m joining The Novel Bakers for Garden Week! You’re invited to pull on your gardening gloves and dig in with some virtual gardening as we share books, tour gardens, set tables, and enjoy some garden-inspired projects & recipes this week! I found some seeds of inspiration from In and Out of the Garden. . . Adorable…

In and Out of the Garden

I’m joining The Novel Bakers for Garden Week! You’re invited to pull on your gardening gloves and dig in with some virtual gardening as we share books, tour gardens, set tables, and enjoy some garden-inspired projects & recipes this week!  Sara Midda’s richly illustrated In and Out of the Garden has delighted readers and critics alike. Diana Vreeland…

A Visit to Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

 I’m joining The Novel Bakers for Garden Week. One of my assignments :) for garden week was to visit and share a public garden and I’m so glad I did. Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden is about an hour drive from me and well worth the visit if you’re in the area! Apologies in advance, Camera…

An Invitation to the Garden and Dining with Butterflies

I’m joining The Novel Bakers for Garden Week! You’re invited to pull on your gardening gloves and dig in with some virtual gardening as we share books, tour gardens, set tables, and enjoy some garden-inspired recipes this week! First on our list, An Invitation to the Garden: Seasonal Entertaining Outdoors by Michael Devine: In this indispensable entertaining…