Monthly Archives: May 2013

Mix-n-Match Teascape and Booth Update

One of the ideas that I have gleaned from several blogs is the “teascape.” Even though I am not much of a tea drinker, I have several tea and coffee pots in my vintage china collection and have been wanting … Continue reading

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This-N-That

Update on OK tornadoes: Thanks for all of your kind words, and I am happy to say that our relatives in OK weathered the storms fine. I do not know a good many of David’s relatives, but the ones that … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Table

I’m waiting to hear from our kinfolks in OK. Most of our kin live a good ways northeast of Oklahoma City, but it is still nerve-wracking to watch all of this devastation and wonder what is going on out there. In … Continue reading

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Chap’s Wedding plus a Beach Table

Update for “All the Places I’ve Been:” This past weekend I went to a wedding Saturday afternoon, Baccalaureate at church Sunday morning, and a baby shower for a young friend Sunday afternoon. I told a friend that I had hit … 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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Mother’s Day Tablescapes, Two Variations

Between getting a new booth at the Flea Market, keeping up the yard work, and planning the Antiques Roadshow trip, Mother’s Day kind of slipped up on me. So I decided to do a Mother’s Day table in the kitchen … Continue reading

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Aqua, Silver, and Flea Market Update

If you are a regular reader, you’re probably sick of my talking about The Antiques Roadshow, so I am getting back to tablescaping today. Plus I have some news about our booth at the Flea Market. Recently my mother brought … Continue reading

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Decisions, Decisions…

I’m still pondering what to take to the Antiques Roadshow. As I said in my earlier post, we will take the wagon, but I’m still indecisive on everything else. I have been doing some internet research, and I will share … Continue reading

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Our Big News

So did you guess? I chose the image above as my clue to my news. Did you notice the backdrop to the piece of antique furniture above? I wanted to give a good hint without totally giving it away. O.K., does … Continue reading

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Brass Candlestick and Toile Table

Do ya’ll remember this candlestick? I purchased it for $2 at a yard sale a few weeks ago. I told you then that I would probably keep this one for myself instead of sell it at my booth. I said … Continue reading

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