Tag Archives: yard sale

Magnolia Table and Where I’ve Been

I’ve been absent from the blog for a very good reason. We left Friday afternoon for Tennessee to visit my son and his wife. Between my husband’s surgery and Russell’s summer camp, we have not seen them in a long, … Continue reading

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The Beach Part 2, Bargains, & Updates

I wanted to do a slightly different beach tablescape today, choosing the strong reds and blues associated with a nautical look rather than the more aquamarine shades I used on my last table. Regular readers know that I love to … 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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Challenge Table, or Rabbits in the Snow

Cuisine Kathleen, who is known for her challenge tables, has once again issued a challenge to find a table to reinvent or recreate. I have had this table planned for a long time and even had it all photographed and … 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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Harvest Table, Football, This-N-That

It rained yesterday, and we finally got a little cool snap here. You know what that means at our house: taco soup! I decided to set a simple soup table in the kitchen, beginning with these cute placemats. My mother-in-law … Continue reading

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Fall Table, Three Ways

It’s been pretty hot here in central MS, typical for this time of the year, but we have finally had a little cool air come in the last few days. The mornings are very pleasantly cool–close to long sleeve weather–, … Continue reading

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Black and White and Bargains

Last weekend David and I decided to go to an estate sale in a nearby town. Lately it seems like most of the estate sales that we frequent are priced way too high. As a matter of fact, most of … Continue reading

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Estate Sale Plus More Pink

A friend dropped by Friday to tell me that there would be an estate sale down the street from us Saturday morning and knew I would want to go. I had to work at the flea market Saturday, but had … 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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