Tablescapes, Spring Garden

Welcome to the finale of the Spring Tablescape Blog Hop!  What a fabulous week of tables we’ve been treated to, why… Spring is Springing everywhere!     Thank you to our wonderful hostess Chloe of Celebrate & Decorate!  The links to all the tables can be found at the end of this post     … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Cupcakes & Cabbage

Last week was a whirlwind … 🌪     These are a few random things that were swirling around   A big fat cabbage got dressed up with a few ranunculus blooms     It was paired with some other spring vegetables for a centerpiece that you will see later this week     Then … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Have your Centerpiece & eat it too!

      With nothing particular in mind, I hit the produce dept of my regular grocery store and loaded my cart with favorites and freshest…     Fat rosy radishes, a giant cabbage, a big artichoke, parsley, asparagus, bright orange carrots, along with simple white tulips, orange tipped spray roses, and a pot of … Continue reading

Party Panache, Lucky Shots

May the luck of the Irish be with ye this week!     And if you make these lucky shots, your happiness is guaranteed!     The ingredients are so simple you will do a jig  💃     Make things extra festive by decorating the shot glasses with a green sparkling sugar rim   … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, White Chocolate Raspberry Bundt

Happy Fat Tuesday!!     Since we made a Cinnamon Roll King Cake  last week     Let’s celebrate today with a White Chocolate Raspberry Bundt cake!       Do you have a Nothing But Bundt cake store in your area?  One opened in Birmingham last fall, and I thought, well, anyone can make a … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Cinnamon Roll King Cake

Fat Tuesday is next week, so you might want to celebrate with a king cake that’s so easy to make you will have plenty of time for catching beads and moon pies!       This is a “not really cooking” recipe, it’s basically just opening a couple of cans and adding some sugar   … Continue reading

Party Panache, It’s a Wrap!

For Super Bowl Sunday I wanted to do a lettuce wrap bar     I could picture everything clearly in my mind… Indulgent yet healthy, with 3-4 kinds of fillings, and several kinds of large lettuce leaves, Even grilled romaine     Of course you can provide tortillas too     You can offer hot … Continue reading

Party Panache, Pecan Pie & Salted Caramel Cheesecake Cupcakes

    This recipe from Karen at Back Road Journal has soared to the top of our favorite desserts list       I think you can probably see why…       What’s better than your own personal cheesecake cupcake?         Topped anyway you like!     I used what I … Continue reading

Holidays, Valentine Love, crafts, sweets, tables, decor

We celebrate all the holidays in a big way, especially Valentine’s Day XO rectangular pillow here         Not only is it a romantic day for us, it is HHjr’s birthday Valentine Birthday Dinner       My youngest son’s birthday fell on Thanksgiving sometimes, A Valentine baby and a Thanksgiving baby! White … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Football Food!

Congrats to Clemson on winning the National Championship! It was a great game, and although we were sad Alabama lost, we still had a great time noshing on delicious food…     I was going to post these recipes later this month in time for the Super Bowl, but I have had so many requests … Continue reading

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