I promised I'd post a blog revealing my Hummingbird Cake adventure..so here goes.
And I can make this snappy and to the point.
My enchantment with The Bummingbird...er Hummingbird Cake began here:
|Everyone raved, but I was too tired to notice.|
I went back to Southern Living's website this afternoon, following my 2 1/2 hour nap
and guess what?
The original recipe was really quite simple...
it had Cream Cheese Frosting.
Then I read the comments on this year's cake...they were hilarious.
We should have been on a conference call...
they had some pretty awful comments.
My Unconventional 2013 Easter Menu
Deluxe Green Bean Supreme
Green Salad with Mandarin Oranges and Almonds
Brianna's Blush Wine Vinaigrette
The 2013 Anniversary Version of
A joyous Easter to you,
I almost did it...I almost planted them early Monday afternoon...
You DO know the old saying, don't you?
NO PLANTING BEFORE EASTER
BEFORE THE PECAN TREES LEAF OUT.
So I watered them once again and let them sit.
|This time last spring, all was well.|
Buds and blossoms everywhere!
Spring had truly sprung.
Not this year!
|Here was my "jumping off " point...a Waverly comforter set.|
I LOVE the color apple green and paired with several shades of
clear blue...I am doubly happy!
|The bedskirt that came with the set was striped...I had had quite enough of stripes.|
So after much internet searching...the Coach took me to Bed, Bath and Beyond
and HE found this sage matelasse skirt! I think he might have a future in decorating!