Tag Archives: Noritake

Noritake Pink Plus Purging Updates

I mentioned in my last post that one of the many reasons that I love my Noritake Reverie is that I can use it with so many different colors. Because I focused on green earlier, I decided to focus on … Continue reading

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Fresh Spring Green Plus Questions

I love to use my Noritake Reverie china any time of the year, but it especially seems appropriate in the spring and summer. I started with my vintage April Cornell table runner, an old eBay purchase. The yellows, blues and … Continue reading

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Butterflies, a Recipe, and a Decision

Thanks to those of you who weighed in on whether or not to purge the polka dot set from my last post! The best advice I got was to keep the plates since they don’t take up as much storage room as … Continue reading

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Welcome, Spring! {Plus Business Update}

It seems like that it was only a few days ago that I was writing about unseasonably cold temps here in central Mississippi, and now our temps are unseasonably warm…80 the next couple of  days, then back to the normal low … Continue reading

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Weekend Update, A Painted House, and Turkey Talk

David and I took a long weekend. We (especially he) badly needed some R&R and time away from work and home. We really can’t afford a long trip with hotel rates and so forth, so we decided to do short … Continue reading

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Ya Know How to Whistle?

I was saddened to hear of Lauren Bacall’s death. A classic American beauty, she is probably most remembered for that husky voice, “You know how to whistle?….Put your lips together and blow….” Lauren Bacall’s famous line came from the movie … Continue reading

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Black and White and Bargains

Last weekend David and I decided to go to an estate sale in a nearby town. Lately it seems like most of the estate sales that we frequent are priced way too high. As a matter of fact, most of … Continue reading

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Wedding China, circa 1979

Click here for Mood Music! (then minimize while you read) I posted about my wedding china a couple of years ago, also in answer to a Cuisine Kathleen Challenge. When I read today’s challenge, do a tablescape with wedding china, … Continue reading

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Hippity, Hoppity

I knew that today might be one of the few windows of time that I will get until after Easter, so I decided to go ahead and set my table. We have practice for our Passion Play Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday, … Continue reading

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Birds, Nests, & Eggs (& an Invitation)

I have had a busy couple of weeks, and I am expecting to be absolutely swamped the next 2-3 weeks. Our church will be producing its annual Passion Play, and my husband and I have integral parts behind the scenes, … Continue reading

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