Tag Archives: Thomas Kinkade

Thomas Kinkade, Recovery Update, and Counting my Blessings

I’m giving myself a little personal indulgence before I get into the tablescape. My baby boy turned 32 yesterday. Although we have not always spent his birthday with him since he has been out of college, we do usually get … Continue reading

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Thomas Kinkade Plus Booth Update

If you are a regular reader, you know that I have a “something in, something out” rule when it comes to tablescaping. If I purchase something with tablescapes in mind, I get rid of something else. I do not have … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras Table

We had a wonderful visit with our son and his wife this weekend. They love their new home, and Russell’s job is keeping him busy. I know it’s not quite Mardi Gras time, but I’ve had this table in my … Continue reading

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Thomas Kinkade Re-Do, More Bargains, and an Anniversary

I can certainly tell that my new job has cut into my tablescaping and blogging time! I was previously posting twice a week, occasionally more. Now I am posting once a week, occasionally more! I love my new part-time job at … Continue reading

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Bargain Shopping, Nativity Scenes, and Heat Waves

It is miserably hot here. For the past few days, the heat index has made the temp feel anywhere between 105-110. I have been going outside as little as possible. We did have a little rain this afternoon, but that … Continue reading

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Two Simple Tablescapes plus Being a Blessing

After my last post finishing up the details of our trip, I realized that I had not updated you on what happened before we left, the gas leak. Before I do that, however, I want to show you two simple … Continue reading

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Thomas Kinkade Table Plus Memories of a Dear Friend

The last few days have flown by so fast  that I am not even sure what day it is! We worked on things for the booth Saturday, visited my in-laws Sunday, and I got sidelined by a whopper of a … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day, a Craft Project, and Random Updates

I finally got back to tablescaping today, and I really had a great time doing it. It was fun to plan and create this table, even though it is pretty simple. As you know, I have been trying to spend little … Continue reading

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Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler!

“Let the good times roll!” Supposedly, my title to this post is the Cajun French saying that is popular always in New Orleans, but especially around Mardi Gras. This year Mardi Gras and Valentines fall in the same week, so … Continue reading

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Thomas Kinkade and New Year’s Reflections

First thing first: Thanks so much for all of the kind messages left on my last two blog posts about Jennifer’s death. It has been comforting to have so many say they are remembering her family in their prayers. Recently … Continue reading

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