Garden
Earthy Chanterelle Mushrooms with Garden Herbs

Earthy Chanterelle Mushrooms with Garden Herbs

#mhartlifestyle  I call this  Sunday soul food… earthy Chanterelle Mushrooms and fragrant freshly plucked garden parsley and thyme. My garden is packed with parsley right now.  Gotta use it on the daily!     This combo is the perfect Sunday light bite and a page straight out of my childhood.  Back in the day, I...
Monday Motivation with Fall Pumpkins and Florals

Monday Motivation with Fall Pumpkins and Florals

  Something BRIGHT & beautiful  to start your week! XXO,
Fall Kitchen Garden and Burberry Boots

Fall Kitchen Garden and Burberry Boots

    It’s an early morning Fall harvest in our Kitchen Garden and my French basket is packed with garden goodness!  Ripe figs from the mini orchard and green apples plucked from our espaliers.      Just a handful of string beans and a bag full of sugary ripe golden yellow and red tomatoes.    ...
Foraging for Fall Floral Arrangements

Foraging for Fall Floral Arrangements

    I have a confession  to make. I fall   forage. Do you? I needed a fall mantle arrangement p r o n t o and I found one right outside my front door! I foraged garden: ferns, olive branches, magnolia, dahlias and more plucked straight from the grounds. I kept it fresh looking...
Ice Buckets with Flower Power - Summer Entertaining Guide

Ice Buckets with Flower Power – Summer Entertaining Guide

  If you are looking for an e a s y way to give your summer gatherings some pretty pizzazz… try this ~  GLAM ice buckets with serious Flower Power!  Yes, I’m back with more of my summer entertaining guide :)  I mean c’mon…who doesn’t love a gorgeous Grenache Rosé on a hot summer day, right?  L’Ecole...
All Natural Mosquito Repellents - Summer Entertaining Guide

All Natural Mosquito Repellents – Summer Entertaining Guide

With Father’s Day coming up…. the outdoor Summer Entertaining Season  is really revving up! It’s time to dine ~ in the garden!     So over the next few weeks, I’ll be sharing tips and tricks to help YOU keep your outdoor entertaining c o o l  this summer!  We begin with all natural mosquito repellents you  ...
Marigold Flower Ice is Nice! Edible Garden Flowers!

Marigold Flower Ice is Nice! Edible Garden Flowers!

  Happy FriYAY! Kicking off the Memorial Weekend on a flowery note! Take a gander at this gorgeous edible eye candy!         Totally crushing on my little raised edible flower garden!  I love to cook and garnish with pretty petals! It’s an easy way to spice up that summer soiree! I purchase...
Succulents and Air Plants ~ Living wall

Succulents and Air Plants ~ Living wall

  Spring spruce!   Warmer Pacific Northwest spring weather has got me wanting to hit the garden like… Been working on blurring the lines between the indoors and out and this little interior LIVING wall is a good start.     While doing some interior rearranging, following our recent garden PROJECTS, {So many garden projects to share with you...
Cozy Garden Corner - Mini Tour

Cozy Garden Corner – Mini Tour

  It’s just a small cozy corner of our garden. Somewhat hidden from view thanks to a beautiful NEW bluestone wall. {LOVE} It’s the kind of garden corner where crazy  fragrant rosemary tumbles AND     everyday ferns and succulents hang out.         It’s the kind of garden corner where an old...
Kitchen Garden Totable -Stylish Raised Garden Bed

Kitchen Garden Totable -Stylish Raised Garden Bed

    It’s early  morning in our Pacific Northwest garden where cultivating & coffee go hand in hand. Been babying them for WEEKS now, finally…it’s time to plant. Grew these organic kitchen garden starts inside  from seed, in small peat pots and pellets. LOVE.      Cilantro for my yummy fresh salsas… sunny sunflowers, which will be soon be transplanted to our...
425 Magazine Secret Garden Party!

425 Magazine Secret Garden Party!

    Brooke Clark Photography via 425 Magazine   It’s a secret garden  party and YOU’RE invited! From a sweet as honey  cocktail and pretty DIY flower power chandelier {orchids – Fena Flowers!} to a delish  deconstructed spring salad,  join the girls and me for a fresh little garden gathering! Hope you’ll be inspired to throw...
Lilac Drop Cocktail

Lilac Drop Cocktail

    It’s LILAC  season, so this pretty perennial garden favorite is a thing right now. Lilacs are putting on quite a show and they   can be intoxicating  in more ways than one! Sure, the icy violet, deep purple and white blossoms are gorge and the fragrance is divine, duh…which is why I scatter...