What’s Blooming Wednesday #50 – Fruit Harvest!


It was mid-afternoon yesterday when I checked on our plantings.  No rain ahead for many days, and with the intense heat, our plants need watering. We’ve been so blessed to have no fly problems at all this summer…until now. Butterflies are everywhere, too.  Things are overgrown, huge, and full. I love Cockscomb, but they can […]

Oh, Deer! A Tablescape of Reality

Dowell Deer Center Collection

Do you have an abundance of deer where you live?  Do they eat your bushes and tree fruit, scraping antlers against your trees? Our plentiful deer inspired this Christmas table. I began putting the tablescape together by gathering things from around the house.  Many are clearance items I’ve bought over the years. A few things […]