Spring Peat Pots and Succulents ~ Shabby Chic

Peat Pot Succulents and Shabby Chic Spring

Spring is a week away and I can hardly wait for it to arrive.  The other day it was almost 70 degrees and I could barely contain myself.  I threw the kids in the car {not really...they got in willingly}, tossed my husband in there as well {him, I really had to toss} and we headed out to run some errands, windows down on the highway, hair blowing in the breeze {the boys desperately needed haircuts so their hair … [Read more...]

Mini Succulent Garden with Chalkboard Lazy Susan~ Homemade Mother’s Day Project

Mother's Day Garden @cupcakesandcrinoline.com

Today is the first day of the Mother's Day Blog Hop  and I could hardly wait to share my post with you ~ It's a whole heapin' bunch of things I like. My Mom passed away over 20 years ago so thinking about what to give as a Mother's Day gift hasn't been something I've had to do for a long time but when I was getting ready to do this post I remembered little things about my Mom {that made me smile} and thought how from … [Read more...]

Succulent Beauty


I love, love, love the look of the bird bath planter above ~ what a wonderful idea.  After I saw this pic I started searching for some more succulent plantar ideas and came across the wreaths below from BHG and Martha Stewart.  I am hoping to make a living wreath of my own if only I can find the succulents I need....if I have success, I will let you know! green-thumb hugs, mb … [Read more...]