Tag Archives: vintage pottery

Pink Dining Room Plus Shop Miss A

A couple of months ago my mother-in-law picked up these lovely plates at a sale. I recognized them immediately as Homer Laughlin and that they blend in perfectly with my Sunrise, Gold Crown, and Danube chinas. It is on the … Continue reading

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Pondering Pink

The first seldom-used napkins that I came across this week were these colorful plaid ones. I just love these napkins, but the simple fact is that I rarely use them. I so seldom use them that I couldn’t even think … Continue reading

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Spring Magnolias and Catching Up

  Long time, no see (or no read)! The Passion Play took so much out of me this year. I probably could have made time for another table last week, but just did not find the energy. Have not had … 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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It’s Cooooold at the Friendly Village!

OK, I know that it is very wrong to complain about the cold here in central MS when so much of the country has ice, snow, and blizzards. But I can’t help it…I live in central MS, people! I don’t … Continue reading

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Mystery of the Missing Magnolia

I have not posted in a week, which happens rarely, but my week has been crazy. Between the flea market, the paper, and some medical appointments for both of us, I have not had a moment to breathe, much less … Continue reading

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More Purging Options (and More Pink)

If you are bored with reading more purging drama, just scroll down to the tablescape. Yesterday, I did something that I have actually been planning for quite some time. As much as I love our flea market, it does have … Continue reading

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Pinking and Purging

Wow! Thanks so much for all the nice comments on my post about crossing the line. I think that most people realized that I was mostly being humorous with a touch of seriousness, rather than the other way around. Since … Continue reading

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I’ve Crossed the Line

For the past few years I have had the thought that there is a fine line between collecting and hoarding. I have 260+ sets of salt and pepper shakers. I rarely purchase them any more and have even gone years … Continue reading

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Magnolias on my Mind

Although I am a typical Southern girl, I can take or leave magnolias. They are beautiful in full bloom, but their blooms darken with the slightest touch. The trees are lovely when they are blooming, but their roots can destroy … Continue reading

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