Thanksgiving Table

Happy Thanksgiving to those of you reading in the US. I hope you’re enjoying this holiday week. My parents, sister, and brother-in-law are all in from Florida and we’re enjoying a lot of fun family times. In between I’m planning menus, running to the grocery store, and getting ready for the big day. I’m sure all of […]

Butler’s Tray as Bar Cart

You’ve probably noticed that bar carts are all the rage. They’re everywhere. If you’ve missed the memo, head over to Pinterest and do a search to see what I mean. I’ve taken note of the trend and, while I didn’t want to go all in with a new bar cart, I do have this butler’s tray […]

Wine Glass Chandelier

I get a lot of questions and comments about our dining room chandler, both in person and through the blog. And since I keep telling people that I am planning to do a post about it, I thought I should take the time to sit down and actually do it. I discovered the chandelier at Pottery […]

Rabbits, Graduations and Broken Wrists

So it’s been a little quiet around here lately. I know, and I’m sorry. It’s due to a little fall I took and a little injury that ensued. Actually, it wasn’t so little of an injury after all. It was a broken wrist. The kind that involves multiple bones, surgery and plates (and not the […]

White Soup Tureens

Many years ago – probably 15 or more – I bought the white soup tureen below at a garage sale. I didn’t have plans to serve actual soup out of it and I don’t think I ever have. But it’s been with me through two houses and has been, at various times, on top of my […]