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Easter at the Friendly Village (It’s a Woman’s Prerogative to Change Her Mind)

I had a completely different tablescape in mind earlier today, but when I finally got around to doing the table, I totally changed my mind. Does that ever happen to any of you other tablescapers out there? Lately it seems … Continue reading

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The Last Halloween Table

The weather around here is dreary, gloomy, and rainy. Perfect for Halloween. In case you don’t know, most Gothic novels start out, “It was a dark and stormy night….” So does Rocky Horror, by the way. But I digress. Later … Continue reading

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Communion of the Saints

Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us. Hebrews 12:1 … Continue reading

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Taco Soup at Last

If you have followed my other fall tables, you know that I live in hot, humid Mississippi and have been anxiously awaiting cool weather so that I can have taco soup. We love taco soup and have it almost every week … Continue reading

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Booth Update, Bargains, and Rant

After a fairly dismal summer, August sales picked up a good bit. We were pleased and hope that signifies even more sales to come. We spent about 4 hours at the flea market on vendor day this week. We culled … Continue reading

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Thrift Shopping and Info Needed

Wow! I had a good thrift store/yard sale shopping day. I got some things that I think will be great for my booth at the flea market plus something else that I will talk about later. I won’t repeat the … Continue reading

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Great Bargains and Great Moments

It is rare that I don’t post a tablescape or at least something dish-related, but I have something else to mention today. In addition, I fell in love with my last tablescape so much that I don’t want to take it … 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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Blue, Booth, and Buses

Sorry for the cheesy title. The English teacher in me just could not resist alliteration. These are the three topics that I am discussing today, and I think I will go in reverse order and start with buses. I live … Continue reading

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