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Thomas Kinkade, Bargains, and Updates

Before I get into today’s table, I have a couple of updates with what’s happening with us. So if you’re not interested in the personal stuff, scroll on through to the pics. Update #1: As most of you know, David … Continue reading

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The Beach Part 2, Bargains, & Updates

I wanted to do a slightly different beach tablescape today, choosing the strong reds and blues associated with a nautical look rather than the more aquamarine shades I used on my last table. Regular readers know that I love to … Continue reading

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The Beach and a Prize

Yes, it’s beach time, and, no, I won’t be going there any time soon. We are still in waiting mode on hearing from the doctor about David’s test, and he is miserable. So we seem to have all the luck…our … Continue reading

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Farewell to Summer, plus Some Deep Thoughts

I have some pretty heavy stuff on my mind and heart, but I will start with the tablescape so that you can quit reading after that if you are not interested in those types of things. Kathleen is once again … Continue reading

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Life’s a Beach

Since I can’t go to the beach, I decided to do a beach-themed tablescape instead. Believe me, the beachy table is not the next best to being there! But I did have fun doing it and used a couple of … Continue reading

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Summer Fun, Partie Deux

I won’t do any confessions again since I covered that earlier. Suffice it to say that I love the Summer Fun tablescape so much that I did the kitchen table with it today. On the weekends, I like to move … Continue reading

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Under the Sea and Thrifty Purchases

I have a self-imposed restriction to not spend any money on tablescapes, but I fell off the wagon recently. I found some really cute salt and pepper shakers online at a reduced price, and before I knew it, click, click, … Continue reading

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Antique Malls, Bargains, and Punch Bowls {Plus the Rest of the Florida Trip}

To tell you about the last part of our trip to Florida, I will focus on antiques and collectibles. I am constantly on the lookout for good buys that I can take back to our booth and resell for a … Continue reading

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Our Trip to Florida, Part 2, or, I’m Just a Redneck Girl

In my last post, I told you about our experience at the Antiques Roadshow. This post will continue our story with the other things that we did in FL. You may remember that Tropical Storm Andrea was due to hit Jacksonville Thursday afternoon before … Continue reading

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To Beach or not to Beach…

Sorry, I couldn’t resist the cheesy title. We are almost all packed for our trip to Jacksonville. Loading the wagon was not fun, but we did it. Most everything else we loaded last night, and I will finish putting the … Continue reading

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