Category Archives: Family

Fall in the Kitchen

I haven’t done much on the kitchen table for a while, so today I decided to do a simple fall setting for us. My kitchen table is small, perfect for the 2 of us; it just doesn’t have much room for … Continue reading

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Autumn Reflections

Over 3 months since a post…where have I been? I actually do have a lot of news, but I am not sure that I will get to all of it today. However, I will try to hit a few highlights. … Continue reading

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Happy Easter and Deep Thoughts

Where have I been for 17 days…perhaps the longest that my blog has been silent? Well, life happens…traveling, working, volunteering…but none of those have ever stopped me from blogging for this long. I wish I had a pat answer for … Continue reading

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A Family Christmas

I finally have at least a little time to post about our Christmas get together. We met at my house the weekend before Christmas, and everyone was able to make it. We all share in the preparation of the meal, … Continue reading

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Simple Christmas Breakfast and More Catching Up

Because my extended family got together the weekend before Christmas, our Christmas weekend is kind of quiet. We visited David’s parents on Christmas Day. We had a nice visit and David’s mom had an amazing meal fixed for us. David’s … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and Catching Up

For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord. Luke 2:11 I guess that over 2 weeks might be the longest period of time that I have gone between posts. … Continue reading

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Living Room, Dining Room Christmas Decor

I have spent the last few days working on making the house look in the holiday spirit, and I am exhausted! If you read my blog, you know that I have a lot of Christmas dishes and I like to … Continue reading

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Christmas Table, Giving Back, Bargains, a Getaway, and The Pioneer Woman

Wow! I have a lot of catching up to do. This post will be long, so just skim on down to the tablescape if that’s all you’re here for. The last two weeks have been filled with company, traveling, and … Continue reading

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Simple Halloween Table Plus My Skin Care Story

The biggest…and probably only…drawback to being in the antiques and collectibles business is the amount of storage space needed. Luckily, I am an empty-nester, so I do have everything stored in our small extra bedroom, but it always feels stressful … Continue reading

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Halloween Tables, Fall Arts Festival, and a Getaway

Although I have had my fall décor out forever….I got it out way too early, when it was still 100 degrees outside…., I was a little late getting out the Halloween items. I mentioned a few posts back that I … Continue reading

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