Tag: pumpkins

Hello September and Autumn Inspiration!

Hello September. . . I’m so glad you’re here! I’ve been waiting not-so-patiently for your arrival. I’m ready for cooler temperatures. . . Looking forward to your colors and textures. . . Fall boating and picnic weather. . . Fall Pontoon Picnic The Flavors of Fall Picnic Leaf peeping. . . Beautiful orange sunsets. . . The arrival…

Around the Potting Shed: 2016 Year in Review

Thank you for all your visits, comments, shares and Pins in 2016. I’m still amazed you find the time to visit my blog and little Potting Shed! I’m bringing you a little flower therapy on a cold January day when it’s frigid outside and you might be covered in snow! Here’s look back at how I potted, puttered, played around the Potting…

A Watering Can Welcome and Welcome November

Welcome November. . .how did you get here so quickly?  I cut some Limelight hydrangeas, maiden grass and feathery fall grasses to fill a watering can to hang in welcome on the door of the Potting Shed. Grasses are ready to sprinkle, replacing the missing watering can rose. Fall is late arriving here but the leaves are starting…

Fall Around the Potting Shed Part 2 and A Nod to Halloween

Fall has been slow to arrive in North Carolina and I’m slowing making my way around the Potting Shed, adding some fall color with pumpkins and mums. We’ve had a warm week with temperatures in the 80s but we’re cooling down a bit in time for the weekend. Our leaves are just starting to show the first signs of…

A Fall Harvest Around the Potting Shed

The Potting Shed is dressed for fall with pumpkins, mums and corn stalks for a celebration of fall and harvest season! We’ve had a week of beautiful fall weather with daytime temperatures in the 70s, dipping into the 40s and 50s at night. We’re warming up again this week to summer-like temperatures in the 80s…

Potting Shed: Fall Window Boxes and Pumpkins

I’m adding a little bit of fall and pumpkins around the Potting Shed! It’s starting to feel like fall here in North Carolina! Our daytime temperatures are in the 70s, dipping down to 40s and 50s at night. There’s nothing like the early morning nip in the air after a long summer of energy-zapping heat and humidity to…

Welcome Back October!

Welcome back October~ We’re so glad you’re here!  October wouldn’t be the same without pumpkins. . . I don’t descriminate. . . Bumpy or smooth, big or small, orange or white, long-stemmed or tiger-striped, I like them all. Indian corn hanging on rake, provides a harvest touch by the Potting Shed. And even watering cans can use a…

Bits of Fall Around the Potting Shed

It still feels like summer here in North Carolina, but I’m ready to welcome fall! I’m slowing adding bits of fall around the Potting Shed. A tricolor pot of mums helps make the transition to fall, blending the colors of both seasons, while summer annuals are still in bloom. My window boxes are waning after a dry…

A Harvest of Fall Tablescapes and Inspiration

I’m ready for all things fall and that includes fall table settings with warm plaid layers and centerpieces using the bounty of the season with pumpkins, leaves and Indian corn! I pulled together a harvest of fall tablescapes from the archives for some fall dining inspiration. Click on the links to visit the complete post for…

Welcome September and Autumn Inspiration!

Welcome September. . . I’m so glad you’re here! I’ve been waiting not-so-patiently for your arrival. I’m ready for cooler temperatures. . . Looking forward to your colors and textures. . . Fall boating and picnic weather. . . Fall Pontoon Picnic The Flavors of Fall Picnic Leaf peeping. . . Beautiful sunsets. . . The arrival of pumpkins.…