Happy new year!! I know we are a solid five weeks into 2021. I can still celebrate. 😏 We took down our Christmas tree only six days ago, I just finished writing out my goals for the year, and I’m still sending out HNY cards into February. I honestly don’t know where the last few […]
Don’t we all wish we could view and present our lives through an Instagram filter? We could give our day-to-day messiness a hazy, golden glow; smudge away the imperfections, late-fees, traffic tickets; paint a ray of sunshine on our grey days; make our piles of laundry, dirty dishes, and dark circles look, somehow, like awe-inspiring […]
Although it has been nearly three weeks since my last post, believe it or not, blood oranges are still showing up at my grocery in vibrant form. Aside from recently attempting blood orange marmalade for the first time, making blood orange vinaigrette for a winter salad, and enjoying a few Sunday blood orange mimosas, I […]
If you ever drop by our house mid-morning on a Sunday, you will most likely find us in the kitchen, creating something decadent. Regardless if I work that evening, I make sure that Sunday is a day for gratitude, enjoyment, celebration, and general relaxation. I want to savor those feelings and take them with me […]
These recent frigid, snowy days have left me in cozy-up and slow-down mode here lately. It seems as if I can’t get quite warm enough or relaxed enough or cheered up enough. And I refuse to stay in that frame of mind. As I type this post, I am anticipating a long, decadent soak in […]
I am most likely channeling almost everyone’s thoughts right now, when I say that I seriously can’t believe Christmas is less than three days away. I tried my best, under the circumstances, to finish making and packaging gifts much earlier in the month, but it just didn’t happen. I did, however, manage to sneak in […]
Rooted in a love of gardening and crafting cocktails from what I grow in my backyard, holly & flora is a resource for garden-to-glass drinks that are seasonally driven and culinarily influenced.