Tag Archives: Reverie

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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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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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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Signs of Spring

We’ve had several days of warm weather, and my daffodils and narcissus are thriving; it seems like new blooms appear every few minutes. Therefore, it was pretty easy to pick a starting point for my tablescape this week. I picked … Continue reading

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Feeling Blue…

Well, not really. I’m actually feeling pretty good today. I’ve caught up on some laundry and housework and updated my dining table. The reason for the title is this beautiful blue table runner. I purchased it several months ago, then … Continue reading

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