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Halloween Tables II Plus Festival Update

David and I took some of his restored furniture to our fall festival, a venue for local artisans, this weekend. We were so excited that we sold well and hope to do it again next year. This table and chairs … Continue reading

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Magnolia Table and Where I’ve Been

I’ve been absent from the blog for a very good reason. We left Friday afternoon for Tennessee to visit my son and his wife. Between my husband’s surgery and Russell’s summer camp, we have not seen them in a long, … Continue reading

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Late Summer Table Plus Business Update

I was going through my napkin drawer and placemat container and realized that they are both bursting at the seams. It’s time for a purge! Before I do that, I am going to go through and use some things that … 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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Fall Table, Three Ways

It’s been pretty hot here in central MS, typical for this time of the year, but we have finally had a little cool air come in the last few days. The mornings are very pleasantly cool–close to long sleeve weather–, … Continue reading

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The Friendly Village and Listening

Today I wanted to show off my Friendly Village. I never get tired of this lovely china. You have actually seen all of these elements in the past, and while this tablescape is very, very similar to other Friendly Village … Continue reading

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The Evolution of a Table (and My Feelings)

 “And why do you worry about clothes? See how the flowers of the field grow. They do not labor or spin. Yet I tell you that not even Solomon in all his splendor was dressed like one of these. If … 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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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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Communion of the Saints

Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us. Hebrews 12:1 … Continue reading

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