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Chicago Spring, Home, Lavender, Spring, Spring Flowers

Springtime in Chicago

Spring has sprung!! This past weekend a friend and I went to my favorite nursery Gethsemane Garden Center located in Chicago on Clark Street! They have such a beautiful layout of flowers and a gift shop where you can definitely find a unique gift for someone special!! I picked up some dry lavender which they… Continue reading Springtime in Chicago

Chicago Spring, chicago winter, Home, Planting Season, Spring

The Tale of 2 Seasons

Yesterday in Chicago it was 55 degrees and sunny. I spent the morning running a 5k with just a light jacket and the entire afternoon working in my backyard to get it ready for the summer.  It was so nice to be outside after a long, cold, dreary winter. Today I woke up to some… Continue reading The Tale of 2 Seasons

Fresh Flowers, Home, Hygge, Spring

Springtime

Hygge...a new term for me... but something I have been doing forever!! Description Hygge is a Danish and Norwegian word for a mood of coziness and comfortable conviviality with feelings of wellness and contentment. As a cultural category with its sets of associated practices hygge has more or less the same meanings in Danish and… Continue reading Springtime

Flowers, Gardening, Home, Spring, Vegetable Garden

Spring Has Sprung

It’s a cold, misty day here in Chicago and as much as I would like to lay around and be lazy I am doing a little spring cleaning.  I figure better to do it on a day like this then on the sunny breezy days that are hopefully ahead of us. It’s always such a… Continue reading Spring Has Sprung