Category Archives: Spring

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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Spring Table Plus Goal Updates

We’ve been really busy lately, so I am just now getting around to setting a new table. After going over some possibilities in my mind, I thought about my vintage Homer Laughlin dishes. As much as I enjoy mixing and … 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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A Picnic and Some Bargains

I’ve had this table set and the pictures uploaded for several days now and just haven’t made the time to do a blog post. No excuses…just haven’t done it. I’m calling this table a picnic; although it is an indoor … Continue reading

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Butterflies, a Recipe, and a Decision

Thanks to those of you who weighed in on whether or not to purge the polka dot set from my last post! The best advice I got was to keep the plates since they don’t take up as much storage room as … Continue reading

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Seeing Red Plus More Decisions

Regular readers know that I had a sort of mini-breakdown back in January over the number of items in my tablescaping hoard collection. I did several posts on my struggles with what to keep and what to purge, and I … Continue reading

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Lazy Purple Sunday

I started today’s table with one thing in mind: I wanted to use this sweet little pierced porcelain dish with violets as my inspiration. I found it at my flea market a few weeks ago with the intention of using … Continue reading

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Spring Magnolias and Catching Up

  Long time, no see (or no read)! The Passion Play took so much out of me this year. I probably could have made time for another table last week, but just did not find the energy. Have not had … Continue reading

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