Tag Archives: Friendly Village

Harvest in the Friendly Village Plus One Month, One Palette Challenge

I realized a few days ago that it has been quite some time since I had displayed all of my harvest-themed shakers on one table. So today is the day! I started with this great runner (Dollar General…a long time … Continue reading

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First Day of Fall

I took and uploaded these photos on the first day of fall, even though I did not get the post done, so I am counting this as my first day of fall table. It’s still hot here in the deep … Continue reading

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Have a Pumpkin Fall

Since I used autumn leaves for my first fall table and scarecrows and hay for the second fall table, I decided to focus on pumpkins for this fall table. This wonderful table runner with pumpkins and other fruits of the harvest … Continue reading

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It’s Fall at The Friendly Village Plus Purge Results

It’s a cool 85 here today! Of course, with this low temp, I am continuing the fall theme. My mother-in-law gave me these great placemats which are perfect for this time of the year. I love the harvest colors plus the unexpected … 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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It’s Cooooold at the Friendly Village!

OK, I know that it is very wrong to complain about the cold here in central MS when so much of the country has ice, snow, and blizzards. But I can’t help it…I live in central MS, people! I don’t … 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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A Simple Winter Table, Plus Time Away

Our holidays were a little unusual this year as we had all of our family, both nuclear and extended, celebrations all done by Dec. 24. Because of the way Christmas fell this year, David had the day after Christmas off … Continue reading

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A Simple Thanksgiving Table

Our plans for next week are finally set (does anyone else out there have trouble getting your adult children to commit?), and we are looking forward to our week. My son and his wife will be in Tuesday for a … Continue reading

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It’s Fall at the Friendly Village

If you have ever perused my blog for even a little while, you know that Johnson Brothers The Friendly Village is one of my favorite china patterns. Although I like this dinnerware at any time of the year, the browns … Continue reading

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