Miscellaneous · Share Your Style

Share Your Style #167

Good evening and welcome to Share Your Style #167.  I’m Marie-Helene from the blog Kingsbury Brook Farm, and I’ll be your host this evening. When you link to our party, your blog will be shown on all five blogs shown below. We would love to have you follow us:   Lynn:  The Vintage Nest / Facebook / Twitter / Pinterest / Google+ Barbara:  21… Continue reading Share Your Style #167

Travel

A Spring Tour Of The Biltmore Estate Gardens

The Biltmore Estate, America’s largest home, is one of my favorite places in the country.  Because George Vanderbilt’s massive chateau is only a 2-hour drive from my home in North Carolina, I’ve had the opportunity to visit the awe-inspiring property many times. For my birthday this year, my wonderful husband gave me a weekend trip… Continue reading A Spring Tour Of The Biltmore Estate Gardens

Recipes

Burnt Almond & Orange Bread Pudding With Balsamic Strawberry Sauce Inspired By A Favorite Pittsburgh Dessert

Last week my two wonderful sisters, who I rarely get to see, visited me and we all went out to celebrate both my and my youngest sister’s birthdays. Because we were celebrating, we chose to order a couple of desserts to share. After some intense deliberation (as you know, sweets are a serious business), we decided… Continue reading Burnt Almond & Orange Bread Pudding With Balsamic Strawberry Sauce Inspired By A Favorite Pittsburgh Dessert

Holidays · Party/Tablescapes

How To Set A Fresh Fun Farmhouse Easter Table With A Bit Of Gingham

Recently, because I have absolutely no patience to wait for grass to grow, I made a quick and easy Live Grass Centerpiece For Spring. The affordability and immediate gratification of this project were right up my alley. I love the way it turned out so much; I thought I’d build this year’s Easter table around it. I… Continue reading How To Set A Fresh Fun Farmhouse Easter Table With A Bit Of Gingham