We asked the Chair of the Peony Society to share her no-nonsense tips for how to grow the perfect, blousy peonies - including how to plant them, care for them and how to help them look their best once they've been cut and arranged in a vase.
Green Shield stamps. My mum bought these in the early 70s, to 'save up' to buy things for our home. I remember seeing books and books of them. (This pin has been repinned almost every day since I first posted it!)
I can't remember why I call this my New Orleans coleslaw now (I've been making it, or a version of it, for so long), but I think it has something to do with all the wonderful pecan trees I saw when I was there.
I’ve been a busy bee recently and for a number of reasons ended up with only an hour to decorate this cake for a charity raffle. I’m really pleased with the finished result; simple but attractive! I hope it helps to raise money for Acorns...