Tag Archives: Grosvenor

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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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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Pondering Purple

In my continued effort to purge some table linens, I am setting a table today with some placemats and napkins that I might get rid of. I also have an update on beauty products at the end of the post … Continue reading

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Makeup Madness

Wouldn’t a makeup party with a bunch of women, girls, or teens be fun? That was in my mind today as I set the table. So what are Mr. and Mrs. Snowman doing at the top, you may ask? In … Continue reading

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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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So Many Rabbits…So Little Time

Thanks for all the well wishes and prayer for our annual Passion Play at our church! So far, background things are going well, and our dress rehearsals are next week. Since my schedule is so busy, I decided to take … Continue reading

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Snow Day and Great Expectations

The weather here is still very cold, and today we are under a winter storm warning and advisory. I know that doesn’t seem like much to the rest of the country, but it is a big deal here in the … Continue reading

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Valentine’s and Dining Room Updates

I can’t thank all of my readers enough for the wonderful comments that you have left on my last few posts about the difficulties I am having in purging my dish hoard collection. I have tried to use humor to … Continue reading

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Pinking and Purging

Wow! Thanks so much for all the nice comments on my post about crossing the line. I think that most people realized that I was mostly being humorous with a touch of seriousness, rather than the other way around. Since … Continue reading

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Magnolias on my Mind

Although I am a typical Southern girl, I can take or leave magnolias. They are beautiful in full bloom, but their blooms darken with the slightest touch. The trees are lovely when they are blooming, but their roots can destroy … Continue reading

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