Launch Your Fall Decorating With a Quick Lunch on the Porch

Fall Porch Dining for Two

Has the late summer heat stalled your fall decorating? I’m coming clean with my admission of guilt here. Heat can be so oppressive, can’t it? Let’s not do that anymore. I’m calling time, blowing the whistle, ending the pretense that leaves aren’t falling somewhere other than in my tablescapes. Shall we begin thinking fall and […]

Only Good Apples on THIS Family Tree Tablescape

Table Top View

I hope you had a fun, restful, and blessed Labor Day weekend! What do you think of when pondering your family tree? Thank you, Patricia Neely-Dorsey! Last week, as I thought ahead to our Labor Day weekend family reunion in Tennessee, the right elements magically appeared for this family tree tablescape.  (It had  to be […]

Green Apple Breakfast Delight

Fall Breakfast Delight

You know by my green apple tablescape posts, Green Applies Aloft and Navy, White, and Green (Apple), that I’m experiencing a severe addiction to green apples.  Not only for decorating, but also for eating. Notice how the white bowl on the table is empty.  It was full just a short while ago. Here’s Why Since […]

Navy, White, and Green (Apple) Tablescape – Surprised?

Victorian S&P's

When I see blue and green together, my heart does a happy dance.  After my Green Apples Aloft tablescape two weeks ago, I couldn’t resist paring green apples with navy and white. I’m sure you’re not all that surprised!  It’s unconventional, I know (wink). Last week’s blue for fall (Leaves Fall-ing on the Table) was […]

Green Apples Aloft – A Fall Tablescape

Green Apple on White

Welcome to Fall!  I’m thrilled  it’s finally officially here!  Are you? Y’all, I love the simplicity of black and white.  Do you?  I set a similar table two years ago during fall in Basic Black and White but without a pop of color like today’s table setting. After pairing these black plates with the new […]

Two Snacks to Enjoy

The Painted Apron Snacks

Happy Halloween!  Do you have special Halloween plans, other than trick-or-treat? We’re expecting rain and storms today during prime trick-or-treat time.  If you’re like us and will be hanging around this evening, storm-bound, maybe you want to make a couple of goodies to enjoy with your family. Many of you know we now have a […]