Monthly Archives: January 2015

Pink and Red

Some people do not like pink and red together. I do like the two colors together, although they can be done in a way that is not always harmonious. I decided to try pink and red together on today’s Valentine table. … Continue reading

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Valentine’s and Dining Room Updates

I can’t thank all of my readers enough for the wonderful comments that you have left on my last few posts about the difficulties I am having in purging my dish hoard collection. I have tried to use humor to … Continue reading

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More Purging Options (and More Pink)

If you are bored with reading more purging drama, just scroll down to the tablescape. Yesterday, I did something that I have actually been planning for quite some time. As much as I love our flea market, it does have … Continue reading

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Pinking and Purging

Wow! Thanks so much for all the nice comments on my post about crossing the line. I think that most people realized that I was mostly being humorous with a touch of seriousness, rather than the other way around. Since … Continue reading

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I’ve Crossed the Line

For the past few years I have had the thought that there is a fine line between collecting and hoarding. I have 260+ sets of salt and pepper shakers. I rarely purchase them any more and have even gone years … Continue reading

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Magnolias on my Mind

Although I am a typical Southern girl, I can take or leave magnolias. They are beautiful in full bloom, but their blooms darken with the slightest touch. The trees are lovely when they are blooming, but their roots can destroy … Continue reading

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Soup-er Winter Meals

Have I written enough on this blog about our love for taco soup? It is truly our absolute favorite cold weather meal. Last week we had an arctic blast bring some extremely cold weather to central MS, quite unusual for … Continue reading

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Rhapsody in Blue…Plus More Reflection

  Give, and it will be given to you. A good measure, pressed down, shaken together and running over, will be poured into your lap. For with the measure you use, it will be measured to you. Luke 6:38 Well, … Continue reading

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New Year’s Table Plus Reflections

Happy New Year to everyone and hope 2015 will be a good one for all. When David came in after work yesterday, he had with him some of the locally made sausage that he had purchased from the butcher shop … Continue reading

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