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The Holiday Groaning Board

The Holiday Groaning Board

Follow my blog with Bloglovin groaning board noun (archaic) A table weighed down with very generous supplies  of food and libation…   You’ve never heard it referred to as the Holiday Groaning Board you say? I’ve known this term since I was a child, not only because it was used at home when my Mom would dress the holiday buffet with fresh baked breads and pastries and wine, but because a…

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Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday Gift Guide

Follow my blog with Bloglovin   Get Holiday Gifting with Our Holiday Gift Guide   Shopping for friends, family members, or colleagues can sometimes prove tricky, but with a bit of luck, this distinctive holiday gift guide can help you to navigate the unending options for that hard-to-buy-for someone on your holiday list. Having a few holiday gifts on hand,…

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Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

This, our American holiday that is Thanksgiving, is about gratitude.   For most of us, Thanksgiving brings to mind a big savory turkey, spoonfuls of sweet potato casserole, or maybe pumpkin pie. It also means that family we see every day, and some we may see only once each year, travel great distances to share this homespun annual repast with…

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A Thanksgiving Tablescape

A Thanksgiving Tablescape

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Mom and I began the arduous task of ‘lightening’ her butlers pantry and her cupboards of unused china collections and serviceware recently, I thought in an effort to thin out her collections…   A Thanksgiving Tablescape is the PERFECT occasion to show off family heirlooms or a collection of seasonal objects. Over the years, I have accumulated…

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An Eye-catching Fall Inspired Tablescape

An Eye-catching Fall Inspired Tablescape

Follow my blog with Bloglovin   This eye-catching fall inspired dining room tablescape can be a perfect seasonal masterpiece for your home, and screams Harvest. Brimming with inspiration I found on Instagram, I’ve created an eye-catching Fall Inspired Tablescape. Instagram is dangerous. Before becoming a blogger, I did little if anything on Instagram. Now, I post and browse others posts…

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“Flea Chic” – A Yard Saler’s Eye For The Best Vintage Chachka

“Flea Chic” – A Yard Saler’s Eye For The Best Vintage Chachka

Thank you to Yard Sale Treasure Hunt App for sponsoring this post.   It’s yard sale and flea market season, and that means one thing…it’s time to treasure hunt. It’s sort of like farmer’s market season…but stumbling upon a gem of a sale is slightly less Instagram-able and oftentimes boasting a hoard of somebody’s old and  battered VHS tapes. For me…

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