Pass the Salt, Please

The recent “find” of a mid-century dinette set (see previous post) has led to a whole new facet of collecting.  Salt and pepper shakers with coordinating napkin holders have been calling to me.  It seems that they used to be a...

Dodging Disney Dishes

It was pretty much *crickets* around here last month, wasn’t it?  That’s because I took a break from blogging and went on a wonderful trip to the happiest place on Earth – Walt Disney World! I didn’t forget y’all, though....
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Patriotic Tablescape on the Porch

Independence Day, 2014, will soon be upon us here in the United States, and we Americans make it a very big day each year!  The birthday of our country is certainly reason to celebrate with the red, white, and blue,...
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Dining Out with the Birds

We all have had rushed, crazy days, haven’t we?  Days when we just don’t have time to cook a nice meal, let alone set a nice table?  Sometimes you just have to call for food delivery.  At my house, we...
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Five Colorful Tables for Spring

There is a home decor store in my area that has someone on staff with mad tablescaping skills.  I went in recently and captured some snaps of five tables they had set up with gorgeous colors, and some interesting details,...