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Thomas Kinkade, Recovery Update, and Counting my Blessings

I’m giving myself a little personal indulgence before I get into the tablescape. My baby boy turned 32 yesterday. Although we have not always spent his birthday with him since he has been out of college, we do usually get to see him sometime around his birthday. 1,376 more words


Summer Tables and Recovery Update

I received a lovely mixed bouquet from my coworkers after my surgery, and my idea was to create a table around it. Of course, I really didn’t feel much like tablescaping for a few days so by the time I got around to it, the flowers were on their last leg. 927 more words


Hoarding Heaven

Even before we became dealers, we loved antiques, collectibles, and junk and have always enjoyed stopping at antique malls, garage sales, and the like. In a town about an hour away, my husband and I ended up downtown at an antique “store” a few years ago. 1,911 more words


Black and White and Bargains

Last weekend David and I decided to go to an estate sale in a nearby town. Lately it seems like most of the estate sales that we frequent are priced way too high. 1,439 more words


More Pink and New "Pet"

And I will put enmity
    between you and the woman… Genesis 3:15

I hope you realize that I am being sarcastic in the title. I love to work in my yard, and I have been behind in my yard work due to rain, my work schedule, doctor appointments, and other bits of real life that happen. 1,466 more words


Simple, Summer Table

I have loved looking at my pink table all week! But, alas, it was time for a change, and I had in mind that my Dollar Tree plates would look good on my wicker chargers. 718 more words


Estate Sale Plus More Pink

A friend dropped by Friday to tell me that there would be an estate sale down the street from us Saturday morning and knew I would want to go. 2,075 more words