Tag Archives: purple

The Pioneer Woman, Some Chefs, and a Road Block

I’m sure I’m not the only tablescaper out there who sometimes gets stuck and just cannot think of a way to do a table. That happened to me yesterday. I wanted to use my colorful Pioneer Woman plates and went through … Continue reading

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Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler!

I’m a little later than usual with a Mardi Gras table, but I was waiting for some things that I had ordered to come in. More on that in a bit. Quick Quiz: When does the season of Mardi Gras … Continue reading

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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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Halloween Tables, Fall Arts Festival, and a Getaway

Although I have had my fall décor out forever….I got it out way too early, when it was still 100 degrees outside…., I was a little late getting out the Halloween items. I mentioned a few posts back that I … 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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Pondering Purple

In my continued effort to purge some table linens, I am setting a table today with some placemats and napkins that I might get rid of. I also have an update on beauty products at the end of the post … Continue reading

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Thomas Kinkade, Bargains, and Updates

Before I get into today’s table, I have a couple of updates with what’s happening with us. So if you’re not interested in the personal stuff, scroll on through to the pics. Update #1: As most of you know, David … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day, Bargains, Business Update

Wow! Almost 2 weeks without posting…it’s amazing how quickly the time goes by. What has been happening here? Well, it might take me a little bit of time and space to explain, so if you just want to look at … Continue reading

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Lazy Purple Sunday

I started today’s table with one thing in mind: I wanted to use this sweet little pierced porcelain dish with violets as my inspiration. I found it at my flea market a few weeks ago with the intention of using … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras Madness

  Lent is such a very special time of the year to me, and I try to take it seriously. Remembering the 40 days leading up to the death and resurrection of Christ is a part of my Christian heritage … Continue reading

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