Holiday Table Scape

Holiday Table Scape

Here is a beautiful table setting at my Mother in law’s house.  The colors she wanted were blue and yellow to honor some friends from Sweden.  I wanted to do long narrow floral centerpieces to leave room for stemware, so here the table is show with two long... [read more]
Creative Expression

Creative Expression

This weekend I had the joy of arranging flowers for a private event at the Union Oyster House in Boston.  This restaurant is the OLDEST continuous restaurant in the country!  It is the most charming historic venue and a source of great pride that is here in my beloved... [read more]
Fall Shadows

Fall Shadows

A gorgeous Fall day in New England.  The air is crisp and the sun is angled low.  The shadows created by the trunks of the newly leaf-less trees are spectacular.  We had a dusting of snow Sunday, yet today my hydrangeas still look happy.  If you are a New Englander,... [read more]
Harvest Decorating

Harvest Decorating

No doubt about it, Fall is here.  Well actually a Nor’easter here in Massachusetts.  The beautiful Fall leaves have been torn from their branches, and soon the big clean up will begin.  Do you decorate your front door or steps?  The winter hearty mums,... [read more]
Our Koi Pond

Our Koi Pond

Koi Pond My husband, Michael, works tirelessly on our koi pond.  When we first bought our house and knew that we wanted to landscape our property, Michael put high on the wish list a water feature.  As we had the big equipment here to dig for a blue stone walk way and... [read more]
Fall Cooking

Fall Cooking

The temperatures are dropping over night and the heat is kicking on in the house.  Seasonal cooking is shifting from bountiful grilled foods on the BBQ to indoor cast iron one pot favorites.  Personally, I love soup as a main course.  Hearty and packed with veggies,... [read more]