Creations, Fanciful Bunnies

  “You’re not going to leave those plain are you…” he stated     “Well… I do have an idea…” I said     “You’re going to paint them aren’t you” he declared more than he asked     “Not exactly,” I replied     You see, I saw the most adorable papier maché bunny … Continue reading

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

Holidays, It’s All About the Bunnies!

Now that it’s officially spring, it’s time to think BUNNY!     Needlepoint Bunny     Busy Bunnies     Bunny Buffet     Asparagus Vase     Cottontail Bunny Bottom Cookies   Edible Centerpiece     1-2-3 Easter Baskets     Burlap Bunny napkin rings   Hopping Bunnies     Bunny Buffet     … 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

Take-out Tuesday, Easter Egg Hunt Candy Cookies & Vignettes

  Did you have an Easter celebration last weekend?     Our two youngest bunnies were invited to an egg hunt at my friend’s house with her little bunny     She hid eggs of all sizes throughout her front yard     With bunny and carrot signs pointing the way       Look, … Continue reading

Holidays, Happy Easter & Cottontail Bunny Bottom Cookies

Wishing you a Happy Easter!   We are celebrating with Golden Eggs     and Cottontail Bunny Bottom Cookies     I wanted to make these for you last weekend, but other bunny bottoms got in the way     Egg dying and birthday partying     I used refrigerated sugar cookie dough and tried … Continue reading

Party Panache, Puff Pastry “Cigars”

Save some of your leftover Easter ham to make these savory puff pastry treats     They are short stubby little sandwiches, hence the name “cigars”     Perfect for parties, brunch, picnics or lunch     I used the same spinach spread I used for Garden Tramezzini       You can also use … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Bird’s Nest Soup

“Why are we going to kill eggs Gigi?” “No, silly, we’re going to dye eggs, that means color them”     “OH! Okay!”     Then I got an idea for a table using their sweet killed eggs and some bird’s nests     What recipe would I serve, why of course, Bird’s Nest Soup … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Lemon Filled Golden Eggs

Now everyone can find THE golden egg for Easter     When you make a pan of these lemon curd filled crescent rolls     Even the busiest bunny can whip these up!   Spread a heaping tablespoon of lemon curd on crescent roll dough triangles Roll up and tuck ends under forming an egg … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Bacon Lattice Pimento Cheese & Zucchini Pie

In honor of yesterday’s National Pie Day, 3.14  TT   let’s make a pie! Have you seen the bacon lattice topped pies?     So cute, right?     But when I read the recipe, I knew I had to make some changes     As easy as it would be to top a pie … Continue reading

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