Container Gardening Basics

container gardening basics

Container Gardening Basics- Container gardening is a lovely way to bring color and fragrance to your porch, patios and small spaces. It is perfect for those who do not have yard or garden spaces or who live in the city and want to brighten up their balconies and terraces too. I enjoy having flowers on [read more…]

Carrots Are Not Just For Bunnies

fresh garden carrots Katherines Corner

Carrots Carrots Are Not Just For Bunnies We pulled our first carrots from the garden last night! Sweet little tender beauties, we quickly devoured them in a salad made from garden fresh butter crunch lettuce, peas, strawberries and raw almonds ( fresh from the market). Topped with just a  just a drizzle of vinaigrette. Yum. [read more…]

Green Garden

fresh picked peas photograph

Green Garden It’s the first official day of summer today. Although we have been experiencing “summer like” temperatures over the past couple of weeks. Our garden has a love- hate relationship with the heat. Some plants thrive while others are hanging in there. We are conserving water in our area too. So watering only a [read more…]

First Pick Red Delicious Strawberries and Recipes

fresh picked strawberries, food photography

First Pick Red Delicious Strawberries Thank you for your love, support and prayers. I felt every word from your heart to mine and I shared your love and prayers with my husband. We are both grateful that I have such wonderful bloggy friends. The title of this post certainly screams out exactly what today’s post [read more…]

Snowballs Viburnum

pom pom bush katherines corner

Snowballs Viburnum Happy oxymoron day! ( wordy wordless Wednesday) We’ve had some rain recently and our pom pom bush , also known as, snowball bush (Snowballs Viburnum Bush) is loving it! I clipped some blooms to bring inside. I always enjoy having cut flowers on the table. These snowballs on the table are the perfect [read more…]

Front Porch Decor A Little Pick Me Up

teacup planter katherines corner

Front Porch Decor A Little Pick Me Up I hope everyone had a lovely weekend.  It is Tid Bit Tuesday …time for over sharing…Many of you know that my beautiful Mother went back home yesterday, after a lovely two week visit. Time flew and it was a pure joy having her here. Especially for Mothers [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 81

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It’s Time For Thursday Favorite Things, it’s one of my favorite things! I’m happy to have Pam from  An Artful Mom as my co host this week The Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop is where you can link your favorite post or write a post about your favorite things and share it with old and new [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 57

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It’s time for One Of My Favorite Things! The Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky party! Thank you to all who make this blog hop so much fun! I’m happy to have Marlo from Repurpose My Life as my co-host this week. Please share the hop with your readers and please let me know if you [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky Party 52

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It’s time for the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky party! Thank you to all who make this blog hop so much fun! This week my co host is Cynthia from Antiquity Travelers Please share the hop with your readers and please let me know if you would like to co-host. I love to have [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky Party 49

thursday blog hop

It’s time for the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky party! This week my co host is Jennifer from Town and Country Living Please share the hop with your readers and please let me know if you would like to co-host. I love to have a co-host every week. About the Thursdays Favorite Things Hop, [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things blog hop linky party 46

thursday blog hop

Yippee it’s time for the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky party! This week my co host is Kim from Mommie Again Please share the hop with your readers and please let me know if you would like to co-host. I love to have a co-host every week. About the Thursdays Favorite Things Hop, this [read more…]

Summer Blooms

butterfly

I took a quick walk around the yard yesterday and I thought I’d share some summer blooms and a peek at our veggie gardens with you. The heat is melting me but some of our plants are thriving! The mums made an early arrival this year. pretty white lilies greet you as you step onto [read more…]