Monthly Archives: July 2012

30 on the 30th!

I’m feeling happy and a little nostalgic today, so bear with me as I use Metamorphosis Monday to talk about the metamorphosis of a boy to a man, a man to a husband. My baby boy is 30 today, and he and beautiful … Continue reading

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Mixing it up at the Friendly Village

Today I decided to do something a little bit different with my tablescapes. I mixed things up a little bit and put the casual table in the dining room and the formal table in the kitchen.  I’m just wild and … Continue reading

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Destination: 1979

Click here for Mood Music! (then minimize while you read) I feel a little silly starting a post with “back in my day,” when I feel like a very young “fiftyish” woman. Forgive me ahead of time for saying that, … Continue reading

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Coffee Table and Precious Memories

After I redid the sofa table vignette, I decided that the coffee table needed it as well.  The coffee table itself is a vintage cedar chest that came from my Aunt Nannie. I like using it for a coffee table … Continue reading

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Sofa Table vignette

Before I get into today’s post, I need to try to explain my “style.” I love antiques and vintage things, but I am not like most people who decorate with these types of items. I do not do a whole … Continue reading

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Summertime, Andy Griffith, and classic tv

 Summertime tablescape and Andy Griffith Click on this link to play mood music while you read. Andy Griffith died a few days ago.  I felt sad and as I looked online at different articles and videos about him, I began … Continue reading

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At the Beach: Memories and Tablescape

I do love the beach, but only in small doses. Growing up, we never took vacations to the beach. Our fair skin kept us from having just a whole lot of fun at the beach; we came home sunburned and … Continue reading

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Pretty in Pink and a tribute to my Mother*

I recently did a tablescape in my kitchen (the small table) with only the theme of “pink” in mind. My mother loves pink; she collects pink Depression glass and her formal china ( a gift from her twin brother many … Continue reading

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Cinco de Mayo and a Cloud of Witnesses*

A couple of months ago, I did a tablescape that could be used for a Cinco de Mayo celebration. I used mostly items that I already had and very few new things. This tablescape shows not only my tablescaping hobby, but also … Continue reading

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Tablescapes and New Blog!

I am a new tablescaper; I took up the hobby a few months ago after following so many wonderful blogs out there. I cannot name all of them, but a few I like are Cuisine Kathleen, Between Naps on the … Continue reading

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