Tag Archives: Hull pottery

Pink Dining Room Plus Shop Miss A

A couple of months ago my mother-in-law picked up these lovely plates at a sale. I recognized them immediately as Homer Laughlin and that they blend in perfectly with my Sunrise, Gold Crown, and Danube chinas. It is on the … Continue reading

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Pondering Pink

The first seldom-used napkins that I came across this week were these colorful plaid ones. I just love these napkins, but the simple fact is that I rarely use them. I so seldom use them that I couldn’t even think … Continue reading

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Magnolias on my Mind

Although I am a typical Southern girl, I can take or leave magnolias. They are beautiful in full bloom, but their blooms darken with the slightest touch. The trees are lovely when they are blooming, but their roots can destroy … 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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Pretty Pink Plus More Recovery Updates

I’ve had these pics uploaded and ready to post for awhile…as a matter of fact, I have a totally different table up now. My week has been busy with medical stuff, so I’ve not had time to post. Are you … Continue reading

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Bargain Hunting and Chicken Cutting

Our Memorial Day weekend got off to a rough start because our son called to say that it was best that we not visit that weekend. He was leading 2 retreats, conducting job interviews, and working on the camp in … Continue reading

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The Pitfalls of Collecting Vintage Pottery plus More Blooms

  If you have seen my last few posts, you know that my spring-blooming bulb flowers are producing more than I can remember in the almost 20 years that we have lived in this house. I have come up with … Continue reading

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Thrifting, Driving, and Remembering

I have hit several estate and garage sales plus a couple of thrift stores in the last couple of weeks and want to share with you what I have found. In addition, the Lord has put some things on my … Continue reading

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Touches of Silver, a New Piece of Pottery, and Preparing for Company

I have been busy today cleaning and doing some neglected things around the house. I’ve enjoyed my yard work so much lately that I’ve only done the bare minimum inside, and not much of that. But my yellow roses were beautiful … Continue reading

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I am not a Stepford Resident; I’m just Weird {plus the Harvest Living Room}

I have had a great week of not having to get up and go to work. As I stated previously, I did enjoy my six-week teaching stint. However, I really came to miss being at home, calling my time my own, … Continue reading

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