I enjoy displaying my cherished items fondly and lovingly. Any surface can be suitable for a collection of Transfer ware… in a cupboard, on a wall, in a tray, on a widow sill… the possibilities are endless. Professional decorators require that the connection of one item in a collection to another is clear. But I believe that collecting the things that appeal to me increases their appeal to others who see them. At least in my home, this has been my experience — that others notice and become more fond of the items on display. … Read More Give me the Luxuries
My ears perked up when he mentioned that there might be some “floral dishes” in there somewhere. I have been searching for Red and White Transferware for my Christmas Dinner Table for years in Thrift Shops. … Read More Jackpot On My Front Porch
I forget what works after a year of sleeping at night, and the practice helps, plus it helps to have Extra meat for Dressing. … Read More Plenty enough to Give: Gravy at the Thanksgiving Table
My goals were to add more blue in the Hutch, and also to add a bit of summer to the look.
… Read More The Hutch: A Summer Project –Day 6
Summer is here, school is out, and I am challenging myself to complete 40 (smallish) projects in 40 days. Today’s project has just now been completed… I have a friend who believes every inch of a Home should be pleasant to view, a joy to see. I have not taken time to Tidy my cupboards… Read More 40 Summer Projects in 40 Days (Project One)
“Notice me Lord!” she wanted Him to see her. Martha longed for acknowledgment and love, and was willing to do anything to get it… … Read More Because she thought she had to… and other false myths