Weekend Things

Why, hello, there! And… happy, happy Sunday!

This past month has simply flown by, yes? Seriously… over eight weeks have elapsed since Amsterdam. Since Paris! *cries*

While on the subject of travel…

I am, at the moment, attempting to persuade my father into organizing a little trip. To Iceland. 

an utterly simple orange soup (smoothie bowl)

Quite some time has passed since I last shared an ‘utterly simple’ recipe on Lace & Lilacs… and, oh, I am so pleased to present you with a new, entirely effortless sweet treat...

Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Several weeks ago, while (totally unsuccessfully) attempting to fall into a deep sleep, my mind wandered to travel, as it so often does. I reflected a bit on my brief visit to...

Stories for a Sunday Morning

Click on each individual image to view its story. Enjoy! xo – Abby ~ traditional cranberry sauce ~ abby’s #stelleryear ~ december 2014 ~ (Click Here to view the ‘recipe’ for the...

a lovely little list

Happy, Happy Friday, Friends! Today’s ‘lovely little list‘ installment features a variety of images, recipes, etc. that I discovered/loved this past week. As for the above GIF… I photographed a surfer from...

Peanut Butter Cake with Chocolate Frosting

Ah, peanut butter & dark chocolate & cake. Is there a trio of words yummier than this in existence? I think not. So… let’s discuss this palatable, oh-so-sweet treat, now, shall we?...

lovely little things: photographs. thoughts. links.

~ thoughts ~ Happy, happy Wednesday! Quite some time has passed since I last shared a photographs – thoughts – links post… but, hurrah! This itty-bitty issue is about to be remedied....

50 Books to Read in 2015

As I offhandedly mentioned in yesterday’s New Year post, I simply love, love to read. From Dr. Seuss, to L.M. Montgomery, to J.K. Rowling… novels, biographies, mysteries, romances – ah, even Archie Comics...

lovely little quotes: inspiration for the new year

Happy New Year! 2015 has been utterly lovely, thus far. Of course, we’re merely three days in, but it can only get better from here, yes? Yes! This Saturday morn I am...