Monthly Archives: May 2015

Garden Party for the Girls

  OK, let me be quite clear that I am not giving a garden party or even setting a table in the garden. I live in Mississippi, people! We don’t eat outside…it’s either raining or too hot and always, always, … Continue reading

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Aqua Showpiece

Regular readers know that I love to mix and match my Cunningham & Pickett Danube, Lifetime Gold Crown, and Laughlin Sunrise. These three china patterns were all made by Homer Laughlin, and they look great together. However, today I have … Continue reading

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Quiet Memorial Day

I vowed a few posts back to start doing more tablescapes on our kitchen table. Today seemed like the perfect day to do that since just the two of us are here for the day. Even though it is Memorial … Continue reading

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Memorial Day 2015

  I guess I’ve been in some kind of fog, but Memorial Day really did slip up on me. I don’t know why; it’s at the same time every year! So I finally did a Memorial Day table since I … Continue reading

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Noritake Pink Plus Purging Updates

I mentioned in my last post that one of the many reasons that I love my Noritake Reverie is that I can use it with so many different colors. Because I focused on green earlier, I decided to focus on … Continue reading

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Fresh Spring Green Plus Questions

I love to use my Noritake Reverie china any time of the year, but it especially seems appropriate in the spring and summer. I started with my vintage April Cornell table runner, an old eBay purchase. The yellows, blues and … 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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