Monthly Archives: December 2013

Happy New Aqua Year! {Plus Some Reflections}

It took me a little longer than usual this year to put away holiday dishes and décor. I guess I’m getting that old age slow down! Oh well, it is better than the alternative, as my husband always says. Now … Continue reading

Posted in Family, New Year, Tablescapes | Tagged , , , , , | 18 Comments

Christmas Changes

All families change through the years, and mine is no exception. My parents downsized a few years ago, but we have continued to meet at their house at Christmastime for our family get together. Since they moved into the smaller … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Family, Tablescapes, Vignettes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Christmas Dining Room #2

In my last post, I mentioned that I would only be doing variations of the same table throughout Christmas instead of entirely new tablescapes. With that in mind, I reset the dining table this morning with a few different objects … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Tablescapes, Vignettes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Challenge Table

When Kathleen introduced her challenge table a few weeks ago, I really wasn’t all that interested and did not plan to participate. However, when I was getting out a few Christmas decorations, I suddenly had an idea. I love all … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Family, Tablescapes | Tagged , , , , | 22 Comments

Christmas Dining Room #1

Believe it or not, I have been working on the dining room table and vignettes for over 2 weeks. Finally, today I made up my mind to get something finished in there. I started with the buffet. I decided to … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Family, Tablescapes, Vignettes, Winter | Tagged , , , , , | 9 Comments

Birthdays and Bargains and Bowls, Oh My!

Before I begin this post, I want to thank Lavender Garden Cottage for featuring my Christmas mantel. If you’ve not seen this great blog, please be sure to check it out! She has lots of inspiration week after week! I realized … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Family | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments