Monthly Archives: October 2014

A Simple Fall Tea, Recovery Update, and Counting My Blessings

I have a few things on my mind today, but first the table. I recently acquired a vintage snack set that had been my grandmother’s (more on that later). I decided to do a simple tablescape for tea or coffee … Continue reading

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Soup’s On!

I’ve written many times of my family’s love of taco soup as soon as the weather turns the slightest bit chilly (which we have to wait quite a while for here in central MS). To celebrate how much we have … Continue reading

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Halloween Table, Harvest Red, and The Antiques Roadshow

I decided to set a Halloween table in the kitchen since I had not done that yet this season. I started with my placemats, of course. I know you’ve seen them a lot, but they are the only ones that … 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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Halloween and True Confessions

The last Halloween table that I showed you used these cute Cracker Barrel plates, and I mentioned that I had always regretted that I did not purchase more of them. After writing that post, I had a sudden thought: eBay! … Continue reading

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Fall Table and Fall Weather

Here in central MS, fall does not come in very early, but this year we had a cool snap a little earlier than usual and had lows in the forties and highs in the seventies for several days. I’ve written before … Continue reading

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Have a Purple Fall

This week my goal is to set a fall table using purple as the main color. Kathleen has given us tablescapers this challenge. When I first read that, I thought, “Great! I have actually already done that and am one … Continue reading

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