Tag Archives: yard & garden

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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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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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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Happy Fourth of July, a Craft Project, and a Snake Update

I’m putting up the Fourth of July post a little early since my upcoming week looks crazy. I had to do the table this weekend when I had the time. I started with an old quilt that I inherited. I … Continue reading

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More Pink and New “Pet”

And I will put enmity     between you and the woman… Genesis 3:15 I hope you realize that I am being sarcastic in the title. I love to work in my yard, and I have been behind in my yard work … Continue reading

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Bargain Hunting and Chicken Cutting

Our Memorial Day weekend got off to a rough start because our son called to say that it was best that we not visit that weekend. He was leading 2 retreats, conducting job interviews, and working on the camp in … Continue reading

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Bargains in Aqua

Today’s bargain report is short–not even any CVS bargains to report. I hope to have some of those next week. I just didn’t need anything they had on sale this week. However, I am extremely excited about this first bargain … Continue reading

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Old Country Roses, New Sofa Vignette, and New Recipe

When I was trying to think of something new for the dining table this week, I realized that I haven’t used the Old Country Roses in a while. I also thought that I had not used all three sizes of … Continue reading

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Touches of Silver, a New Piece of Pottery, and Preparing for Company

I have been busy today cleaning and doing some neglected things around the house. I’ve enjoyed my yard work so much lately that I’ve only done the bare minimum inside, and not much of that. But my yellow roses were beautiful … Continue reading

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