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wine glass with cocktail and lemon slice garnish
Recipes

Citrus Prosecco Cocktail

I have another delicious cocktail recipe for you today just in time for Mother’s Day brunch. I would personally be quite happy to be served a refreshing Citrus Prosecco Cocktail on Mother’s Day. Hint, hint, nudge, nudge, to the Mr. We were recently on vacation and the resort we were at had THE most delicious…

picture of pork ribs with bbq sauce and scallions
Recipes

Easy Slow Cooker Ribs

I have summer on the brain, more specifically summer recipes. One of the Mr.’s go to favorite meals is BBQ ribs. However, you don’t have to wait for summertime grilling to make my easy slow cooker ribs recipe. They can also be a cozy food in the middle of winter too. I shared how I…

welcome to the lily pad cottage


Hi I’m Kelly and welcome to The Lily Pad Cottage. A place for all things creative. I love to share our life on the lake one project at a time. Home decor, recipes, cocktails, fashion, and fun. You’ll find a little bit of everything here!

My husband and I built our home on the lake here in Michigan 5 years ago and I’ve been rearranging things ever since. We have 2 kids and my furry sidekick Charlie the Havanese.

I hope I inspire you to make your home a welcoming place for your family, try a new recipe, or just enjoy the view!