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Purple Passion II

As regular readers know, I am taking an antiques appraisal course from the Asheford Institute. Since I use the kitchen table as my study base, I temporarily suspended tablescapes in there for a while. However, I mailed in my first … Continue reading

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Yellow and Blue and Organizing, Too!

It is not normal for me to go a week between posts, but this week seems to have been crazier than usual. Since my last post, my stress level has increased significantly. Some of the issues are/were my husband’s medical … Continue reading

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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

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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

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Before and Afters; Salt & Pepper Shakers; Christmas Mantel

Before I update you on my mantel décor, I’ll show you a couple of recent furniture projects that David has finished. We purchased this nice oak table from Driveway Man. It only had 2 chairs with it, but most tables … Continue reading

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Booth Update, Bargains, and Table Variations

I actually do have some news to tell you about my booth at the flea market. The owner/manager likes to hire vendors to work, and she recently had some openings and asked if I would like to try it. I … Continue reading

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Bargains in Aqua

Today’s bargain report is short–not even any CVS bargains to report. I hope to have some of those next week. I just didn’t need anything they had on sale this week. However, I am extremely excited about this first bargain … Continue reading

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Orange and Blue and Dollar General, Too

I’m a little late getting my table done and post up today. I won’t go into my personal business, just know that I am glad to get the table done, and, as always, love to blog. But today I won’t … Continue reading

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Booth Update, Bargains, and Rant

After a fairly dismal summer, August sales picked up a good bit. We were pleased and hope that signifies even more sales to come. We spent about 4 hours at the flea market on vendor day this week. We culled … Continue reading

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Estate Sales and Dishes and Coats, Oh My!

The weekend seems to have flown by. We started out Saturday morning at an estate sale about an hour and a half away from our home, to the south. The house was very small with tiny rooms, and there was no … Continue reading

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