SPRING IS THE TIME TO LEARN HOW TO MAKE A TOPIARY Spending a Winter afternoon learning how to make a topiary from Moss, Ivy, Lemon Verbena or Boxwood? What a lovely way to usher in Spring! WE'LL START WITH MY BELOVED MOSS Let's get mossy! I am a lover of moss. All … [Read more...] about How to Make Any Type of Topiary – It’s Spring Magic!
I'm a four seasons kind of gal! Being born in Pennsylvania and having lived as far south as Miami, Florida, I know that I love all four of them. To see the crocus bursting through the snow in February, tulips swaying in the Mid-March winds and having Spring show its glory by Mid-May here in … [Read more...] about How to Create a Thanksgiving Table Display Worthy of Instagram!
Now that we live at 4500 feet above sea-level, Fall comes a bit earlier than it used to. High on top of a mountain in Western North Carolina, our cabin is perched amongst a forest of pine, walnut, chestnut, birch and maple trees that start to liven up our long-range view from the upper … [Read more...] about How to Decorate Your Fireplace and Mantle for Thanksgiving
THOSE CRISPY, AUTUMN LEAVES ARE BACK The signs of Fall have already begun here up on top of the mountain we live on in Western North Carolina, so I began thinking of how I wanted to decorate my front entryway back in August. I have a fairly extensive collection of Fall season decor, as we … [Read more...] about Fabulous Fall Front Porch Decor Ideas To Inspire You!