What Happens When Struck with Wanderlust in Dallas

Wanderlust in Dallas

We had a family wedding in Dallas last Saturday.  HH and I left on Thursday to spend as much time as possible with family members we haven’t seen in a very long time. What’s better than spending three evenings in a row with family you’ve missed so very much?  Nothing.  But, two full days of […]

Santa’s Roll Call Tablescape

Santa's List

Are you on Santa’s list this year? He’s getting his sleigh ready. He reads over his list…checks it twice. Hmm… Scratching his beard in contemplation.  (Santa’s Beard Table Runners, one on top of the other.) Gathering his reindeer (Dollar Tree ornaments). Swirly antlers mimic swirls on plates and paisley print table-cloth. This is the reverse […]

Welcome to Our Christmas Home

Red Bird Plates

You’ve seen a few pictures of our home here and there…but it occurred to me yesterday that I’ve not shared our home in a Christmas tour type of post. I’m timid about doing tours of our home…because we don’t have the latest and greatest of everything.  It’s our safe haven, our refuge, where many memories […]

Redbirds on the Farm Christmas Table

Christmas Lamb

The minute I read Susan’s post at Between Naps on the Porch, I knew where I was headed – Wal-Mart!  Susan displayed her “expensive” Christmas dishes, $2.98 each at Wal-Mart, so of course I had to check them out! There are four patterns to choose from, and I fell in love with the Redbirds.  At […]