Thursday, April 26, 2018

Napkin Folding and a Little Book Review

Napkin folding  is an old art and there are sooo many styles to go with your tablescapes and to go with
whatever meal you are serving.
Today I thought I'd share just a couple of napkin folding
techniques and the book I found with you all
in a little book review.

Saturday, April 21, 2018

TBT ~ A Day of Throw Back Tea Parties

It’s Saturday  and a spring rain is falling off and on
outside today ~ making this a perfect day to sip another
cup of tea and reflect on past springs and teas here at

French Ethereal…

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Inside and Outdoors ~ Sunny Spring Afternoons

I love  this time of year when the mornings are cool
and because the winds that whip up are still rather brisk
a jacket or a light sweater is still needed.
Then as the sun rises higher in the morning sky the days
rapidly warm and by mid-afternoon it is a
balmy and pleasantly breezy 80 degrees...

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Spring Tablescapes ~ A Tulip Tea

Last week’s trip  to the Texas Tulip Farm was a
step back in time and also an inspiration to redecorate
a bit and share a new way to set your tea table...

Sunday, April 8, 2018

Garden Roadtrip ~ Welcome to the Texas Tulip Farm and Gardens

Today is all about tulips!   It was very late in the
Texas spring season when I learned about a tulip farm
quite literally that was not but 10 miles away.

So today we are talking tulips and hopefully we will be
sharing some new favorite tulips with you.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Gardening Roadtrip ~ Miner's Ace Hardware + Garden Center, Arroyo Grande

Spring gardening   is just beginning and I wanted to
share a beautiful garden centers my friend Kathy took me to
while I was out visiting in California in late January ~

Miner's Ace Hardware and Garden Center
186 Station Way
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Ph: (805) 489-9100

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

You've Got Mail, Bookshops and Great Design in the Movies

When I was  a little girl in school there were three
favorite things I loved: first was recess
the second was P.E. and the third was going to the library
each week to pick out a few good books to read...

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