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New Look in the Dining Room and a Bargain

I think I have mentioned in my last couple of posts that I am way behind on putting away Christmas and doing a general cleaning and reorganizing in my home. Today is the first full day that I have been … Continue reading

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Bargains and Pumpkins and Candy, Oh My!

Before I get into today’s tablescape, I have a few bargains to share with you. I haven’t shared any booth purchases here lately…well, I haven’t really made any to speak of, to tell the truth. In the past few days, … Continue reading

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A Simple Fall Tea, Recovery Update, and Counting My Blessings

I have a few things on my mind today, but first the table. I recently acquired a vintage snack set that had been my grandmother’s (more on that later). I decided to do a simple tablescape for tea or coffee … Continue reading

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Some Random Thoughts, a Table, and a Bargain

My life has been crazy lately, which I have enjoyed. The holidays were pretty busy; right after that we moved Russell and family to TN; I’ve continued my 2 days a week of work at the paper and my 1 … 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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I’m Back with Blue

Or, How Many Times Can a Person Say Stomach Virus in One Post? I guess the last few days have been the longest that my blog has been silent in a while, other than when I am out of town. … 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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Great Bargains and Great Moments

It is rare that I don’t post a tablescape or at least something dish-related, but I have something else to mention today. In addition, I fell in love with my last tablescape so much that I don’t want to take it … Continue reading

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Aqua ‘Scape Plus Some Bargains

When I first began tablescaping, I was inspired by a number of blogs that I had read for months before I ever actually set a table. One of those was JBiggs. She has absolutely beautiful tables, mantels, and vignettes, and … Continue reading

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Old Country Roses, Salt and Pepper Shakers, and Bargains

As I have said many times, my dining room is dark and filled with dark wood furniture, so many times my photographs don’t have enough light in them. I have found that using a white tablecloth first helps with this … Continue reading

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