Tag Archives: San Remo

The Pioneer Woman, Some Chefs, and a Road Block

I’m sure I’m not the only tablescaper out there who sometimes gets stuck and just cannot think of a way to do a table. That happened to me yesterday. I wanted to use my colorful Pioneer Woman plates and went through … Continue reading

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Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler!

I’m a little later than usual with a Mardi Gras table, but I was waiting for some things that I had ordered to come in. More on that in a bit. Quick Quiz: When does the season of Mardi Gras … Continue reading

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Pink Dining Room Plus Shop Miss A

A couple of months ago my mother-in-law picked up these lovely plates at a sale. I recognized them immediately as Homer Laughlin and that they blend in perfectly with my Sunrise, Gold Crown, and Danube chinas. It is on the … Continue reading

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New Look in the Dining Room and a Bargain

I think I have mentioned in my last couple of posts that I am way behind on putting away Christmas and doing a general cleaning and reorganizing in my home. Today is the first full day that I have been … 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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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 II Plus Festival Update

David and I took some of his restored furniture to our fall festival, a venue for local artisans, this weekend. We were so excited that we sold well and hope to do it again next year. This table and chairs … 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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Bargains and Pumpkins and Candy, Oh My!

Before I get into today’s tablescape, I have a few bargains to share with you. I haven’t shared any booth purchases here lately…well, I haven’t really made any to speak of, to tell the truth. In the past few days, … Continue reading

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It’s Fall at The Friendly Village Plus Purge Results

It’s a cool 85 here today! Of course, with this low temp, I am continuing the fall theme. My mother-in-law gave me these great placemats which are perfect for this time of the year. I love the harvest colors plus the unexpected … Continue reading

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