Tag Archives: Johnson Brothers

Soup’s On!

I’ve written many times of my family’s love of taco soup as soon as the weather turns the slightest bit chilly (which we have to wait quite a while for here in central MS). To celebrate how much we have … Continue reading

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Red, Purple, and Recovery Update

For those of you who thought I was MIA due to a long time between posts, I am still around! I guess my week has just been crazy…I’ll start with the recovery update since it sort of leads in to … Continue reading

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Easter at the Friendly Village (It’s a Woman’s Prerogative to Change Her Mind)

I had a completely different tablescape in mind earlier today, but when I finally got around to doing the table, I totally changed my mind. Does that ever happen to any of you other tablescapers out there? Lately it seems … Continue reading

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A Small Change and Fall Tables

Before I begin, two points of housekeeping. First, thanks to Kathe with an E for featuring my recent estate sale post. If you haven’t checked out Kathe, do so! She has great tablescaping, decorating, and bargain hunting ideas! Second, several posters … 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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Lagniappe at the Friendly Village

I’ve been working on this table since Monday morning. Here it is Wednesday afternoon, and I think maybe I’m finally finished. This tablescape started out as lagniappe.  I had been thinking about an Old Country Roses table for a couple of … Continue reading

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My Dining Room Project, or Embracing Orange

I have been planning on cleaning out the dining room for a long, long time; I’ve just kept putting it off because I knew what a job it would be. Last week I finally decided that I would procrastinate no … 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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