Dinner on the Train Tablescape

Dinner on the Train Tablescape

At this table, I imagine couples on a train having dinner.  Or at least a snack.  Complete with chocolate.  Of course. Don’t you think mid-twentieth century dinner on a train was served on fine china with cups and saucers, dessert plates, crystal stemware, and true silverware? The travel case set the theme as I gathered […]

Travel Trailers in Snow at Christmas – A Tablescape

Travel Trailers in Snow at Christmas

Are you laughing?  You knew it was coming, right? You had to know because you know I don’t waste a thing.  🙂 I collected a few vintage travel trailer ornaments at Hob Lob when Christmas decorations first hit the shelves. They’re decorated and ready for Christmas. Now you see the reason I made the trees […]

Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let Us Sew!

Sewing Theme in Snow

When our snow finally started to fall yesterday, this tablescape suddenly hit me.  I’d been headed in a different tablescape direction entirely. After talking about those delicious onion burgers yesterday, I was in a rustic, sort of western mood.  HH’s t-shirt quilt’s reverse side is flannel, so I threw the quilt over the breakfast table […]

Fireside Table for Two

Place Setting by the Fire

Do you sometimes eat by the fireplace?  Do you drag up a small table and a couple of chairs? I’ve wanted to do this for a while. It’s finally cold enough. While soup simmers, a tune plays in my mind. Yes, the weather outside is frightful!  And the fire is so delightful.  🙂 OK, well, […]