Tag: Watering Cans

A Post and Letter to The End of Summer

Dear Summer, We look forward to your arrival every year. And love your florabundance and the variety of blooms you bring. . . Along with the butterflies and bees that follow. We love watching the birds nesting. . . And enjoy your longer days and lazy weekends. We look forward to your quintessential summer flavors. . . Farmers Market peaches,…

A Happy Spring Wreath With Blooming Wellies

We’ve had some beautiful spring weather and the trees have been bursting with blooms! I always look forward to seeing the plum trees dressed in pink, putting on their annual spring show. And I can’t resist cutting branches of pink petals to dress my Potting Shed for spring. I filled some watering cans with blossoms to enjoy before they scatter to the…

Potting Shed: Pumpkins, Gourds, and Mums!

We’ve had a little teaser of fall temperatures, just enough inspiration to harvest some fall color around my Potting Shed! So I’m welcoming fall with open arms, along with pumpkins, gourds and mums! Oak leaves frame a bittersweet wreath and transferware lid hanging in greeting on the door. And my window box is liner-free and home for…

A Potting Shed Happy Harvest

I’m enjoying a Happy Harvest by my Potting Shed~ With a harvest of pumpkins and gourds~ Our leaves have just begun to change and fall~ And raking season will be in full swing. After Happy Birthday Wishes for a Novel Baker’s Birthday. . . My book page banner needed only a few more letters to…

A Little Bit of Fall

Fall is a week away, but it still feels like summer in North Carolina. While I’m ready to fling myself into fall, dress in layers and harvest pumpkins,  I’m easing my way in, until Mother Nature cooperates. Mums are readily available and help ease the transition~ I found tricolor pots of mums at Lowe’s, that…

Hanging from the Rafters

I’m out of room so I’m hanging from the rafters in my Potting Shed! This would be handy in my house since I’m out of room there too :) Watering cans. . . a pitch fork. . . Baskets. . . a tray. . .  A bucket suspended from an old window frame~ A dairy…

Potting Shed~ Canning Season & Giveaway

It’s Canning Season in my Potting Shed!  Peak season for Watering Cans  and Canning Jars. . .  Ball Perfect Mason Jars are filled with flowers and petals. . . Instead of jams and jellies :) Instead of a waterbath canner and jar lifter, my Hatherley Lattistep is standing in for service! No worries about processing,  sealing or fermentation. .…

…And A Little Flower

“Just living is not enough. . . One must have sunshine. . . Freedom. . . And a little flower.” ~ Hans Christian Andersen. A few beautiful books never hurt either :) Wishing you some sunshine and a little flower! Thank you for your visit, I’m joining:  Metamorphosis Monday, Tutorials Tips and Tidbits, Wow Us Wednesdays, Be Inspired Friday, Feathered…

A Gardener’s Christmas Tablescape

 In a Gardening state-of-mind, I’m on the porch enjoying the Season with a few things that make me happy~ A simple Christmas table~ ideal for our casual living at the Lake. A promise of a flower in an Amaryllis bulb, a few collected watering cans . . . . . . and a couple of vintage trowels, showing the visible…