late spring decor ideas in an antique secretary desk

My parent’s rustic, antique secretary desk is a favorite piece we inherited and have in our home now.  It’s one of the pieces I change up with seasonal decor. Spring decor is associated with Easter much of the time so when the bunnies and eggs were put away weeks ago the secretary desk was updatedContinue reading “late spring decor ideas in an antique secretary desk”

floral cone bouquets DIY

Happy May Day! We are enjoying May Spring goodness around here and I created some floral cone bouquets to spread the Spring May cheer.  I am SO happy to share my DIY floral cone bouquets including an assortment ranging in size and materials with you today. These floral cone bouquets are pretty simple to putContinue reading “floral cone bouquets DIY”

moss chargers DIY

I recently created these moss chargers using inexpensive, plastic chargers and moss sheets.  It was pretty easy and I love the organic vibes they gave this table{a MOSSY tablescape} I shared a few days ago. This DIY craft is very simple and you only need inexpensive, plastic chargers, sheet moss mats, spray adhesive and sturdyContinue reading “moss chargers DIY”

a MOSSY tablescape

Hello friends.  Today we are sharing a moss inspired tablescape in honor of Earth Day.   We used moss accents throughout the tablescape to give the table a very nature filled and earthy feel.  There are DIY moss chargers, a DIY moss runner, faux moss rocks plus moss balls are sprinkled around. To play offContinue reading “a MOSSY tablescape”

container gardening ideas & inspiration

I am a big fan of container gardening.  I love the versatility, variety, and volume, that container gardening can offer without the huge, permanent commitment with landscape design.  Today I am sharing useful tips and thoughts for creating your own container gardens.  We have not planted our containers for the season this year yet, butContinue reading “container gardening ideas & inspiration”

bon appetite – It’s Salad Season!

Now that the weather is lightening up and getting a bit warmer everyday, our menu choices are lightening up as well and changing with the season.  We are big fans of salads around here and I am sharing a few of my favorites today, which have a bit of a twist to give them aContinue reading “bon appetite – It’s Salad Season!”

7 happenings in an early Spring garden

Easter has come and gone AND April is in full stride AND our Spring garden is exploding around us.  Today I will share the 7 main things that are happening in our Spring garden this year so far.   Keep in mind that as I am writing this there are more things happening and ourContinue reading “7 happenings in an early Spring garden”

Easter tablescape

Hi friends.  I know Easter has come and gone but I wanted to quickly pop in and share our Easter tablescape for this year for future reference.   Easter was fun and we were blessed with a little bit of family.  I shared our menu in my last post which you can read all theContinue reading “Easter tablescape”

Easter menu ideas

Happy Easter week!  I hope everyone is enjoying some type of Spring goodness in their neck of the woods.  Over here we are prepping and preparing for the Easter Sunday celebration. The menu is pretty much set and the shopping is mostly done.  Some final decorating details are getting done plus the Easter tablescape willContinue reading “Easter menu ideas”

rustic Easter decor vignette

Today I am sharing an Easter vignette using muted colors and rustic touches, showing spring and Easter decor does not have to be all pastels all the time. I created this Easter decor vignette in our front foyer, using wooden accents.  I have some wooden eggs and a bunny that are hand decorated with beautifulContinue reading “rustic Easter decor vignette”