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Last Roses of Summer…

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‘TIS THE LAST ROSE OF SUMMER   ‘TIS the last rose of summer, Left blooming alone ; All her lovely companions Are faded and gone ; No flower of her kindred, No rose-bud is nigh, To reflect back her blushes, Or give sigh for sigh. I’ll not leave thee, thou lone one ! To pine […]

A Return to Loveliness…

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We had our first hard frost this beautiful morning. The sky is a crisp clear blue and the wind is still. After a couple days of very windy weather, I was amazed at the stalwart roses surviving in my garden. I wanted to pay homage to them in my tea time this afternoon. I know […]

My Country Living Fair Finds…

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For Me! I found so many cool things at The Country Living Fair – for my children. They would see something, express interest and boom – I got it for them – early Christmas! I was looking for specific things for myself, and not finding them. Sigh. But what I did find as my Country […]

Home and Garden Thursday…

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Welcome    to Home and Garden Thursday Can you believe it! In just a few days it will be November! We’ll be thinking and planning for Thanksgiving and Christmas decorating as well as shopping. My youngest daughter, bless her heart has almost completed her Christmas shopping! I was inspired while at The Country Living Fair […]

Country Living Fair Reflections…

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All of my anticipation and planning, thinking what I wished to do, to see – came about – better than I expected. Sharing my Country Living Fair Reflections… A Great Girlfriend Trip This year both my daughters and one of my sisters tagged along with me on this awesome journey. My eldest daugher had been […]

Red Transferware…

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Adding to My Collection Wherever I go, I’m always on the lookout for teacups.  I am quite fond of Transferware and Chintz… Strolling along the path at The Country Living Fair I was almost overwhelmed with all of the wonderful items displayed. Almost. I spent most of the first day thoroughly enjoying my sister’s and […]

A Return to Loveliness…

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  Hello! I hope you’re having a Delightsome week! I’m coming off an awesome weekend spent with my sister and daughters at The Country Living Fair. Totally awesome! I’ll share more very soon! Such a pleasure to see what you have to share and how you’re bringing LOVELINESS into your lives and into your homes.  […]

Home and Garden Thursday…

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Welcome    to Home and Garden Thursday The mornings are transitioning from crisp to brisk! I know this weekend when I go to The Country Living Fair that the mornings will be quite chilly! But, that is o.k.! So many awesome and cute posts shared last week – I am constantly amazed and delighted by […]

Country Living Fair…

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What I’m Looking Forward To. This will be my fourth year attending the Country Living Fair! It is such a wonderful event that I begin to look forward to it the day after I leave!  So Much to See…. Once you enter to your right there is a pavillion where all things Country Living Magazine […]

Pink Tea And Country Living Fair…

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Celebrating Pink in October October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month – today, most of us know someone close who is affected by breast cancer. It is a very sobering diagnosis that not only affects many women, but also those they love. As I prepare for the week I have prepared a pink tea and Country […]

A Return to Loveliness…

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We woke to quite a chilly morning! Dearest said that the temperature in the house this morning was 67 degrees; no one wanted to stir from their warm bed! But, Darling daughter had to be at work at 6 am and Dearest had to get out early too. So, we rose to a foggy morning […]

I Envisioned a Sparkly Chandelier Dripping with Crystals…

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I love the elegant look of French Crystal Chandeliers.  They’re so sparkly! It is like the beautiful crown of the room. So, as I was transforming my dining room from red traditional to French blue…I envisioned a sparkly chandelier dripping with crystals.  The Standard Brass Chandelier with twelve curvy arms curling at the edge in […]

Home and Garden Thursday…

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Welcome    to Home and Garden Thursday We’re in the midst of October – time continues to fly – so many inspiring home decor, craft, cooking and more posts shared last week – so impressive! Here’s what I shared with you since the last party: I found this amazing vintage inspired pouring bowl, French Ironstone […]

A Soft Fragrant October Morning…

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Fragrant and Lyrical The morning air is light with the fragrance of the flowers and heavy with the song of the birds.A wish has come true! I’ve had difficulty with plants beneath the dining room window at the brick patio. I get late day sun there and a lot of things have just not worked.  Angels […]

A Return to Loveliness…

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I am so very delighted with all of the beautiful posts shared at A Return to Loveliness. It is lovely to see what is going on in your corner of the world. Many are sharing special pink tea posts in honor of Breast Cancer Month; two are being featured this week. Here are the Top […]