Category: Dishes

In the Potting Shed: Spring on a Ladder!

 I’m in the Potting Shed with spring on a ladder! I planted my ladder with the harbingers of spring~ daffodils, fragrant hyacinths, camellias, and some flowering plum~ filling pots, jars and a pitcher. An Oh Yes! Fruit Crate provides a sturdy foundation for bird house and pot of daffodils. And an assortment of rescued transferware, with chips, cracks and missing lids are…

Flower Therapy for the Table: Katie Alice English Garden

For those of you yearning for spring, I have some flower therapy for your table . . . Katie Alice® English Garden by Pfaltzgraff! Northamptonshire born lifestyle designer Katie Alice weaves her colorful magical story across beautiful tableware collections, inspired by her love of vintage heirlooms and antique fabrics. English Garden Dinnerware, a pattern inspired by antique wallpaper, is…

*Bee* Mine Tabletop Fun for Valentine’s Day

I couldn’t let Valentine’s Day pass without a little *Bee* Mine tabletop fun in the Potting Shed! I found red chalkboard paper at Target that provided the inspiration for a little whimsy and chalking fun for a tabletop runner. Just add chalk instead of water for instant blooms and hearts for Valentine’s Day! Embossed salad plates and stemless…

Weighing in on Ball Jar Love: Purple Heritage Jar Giveaway!

I’m weighing in on Ball Jar Love and the introduction of Purple Heritage Collection Ball Jars!  I find myself craving color and flowers and in need of a little pick-me-up when it’s cold and gray this time of year.  Purple Heritage Collection Ball Jars provide a little bliss and are just what the doctor ordered for the Punxsutawney Blues and…

Potting Shed 2014 Year in Review: Puttering, Playing & Potting

Happy New Year! Thanks to ALL for your visits, comments, shares and pins in 2014! I’m sharing my Potting Shed 2014 year in review, where I puttered and played more than potted. I did find a little inspiration for some projects as well as an excuse to celebrate the seasons and holidays. Here is a recap and highlights…

How the Tables Turned: 2014 Year in Review

Happy New Year! Thanks to ALL for your visits, comments, shares and pins in 2014! A look back at how the tables turned in 2014, with highlights from the months & seasons. Click on the links for some tabletop inspiration and to see the full post! ❄❄❄❄❄ Singing the Blues & Yellows with Pfaltzgraff Madeline Nesting on the Porch with…

A Picnic With The Birds

I’m picnicking with the birds with inspiration and fun provided by my Birds of a Feather Advent Calendar. Birds of a feather have flocked together and Lenox Winter Song plates and mugs are joining the fun, set on a tree slice charger and plaid throw for a tablecloth. A birdhouse is perched in the window box…