Category: July 4th

A Red, White, and Blue Ridge Getaway

We escaped to North Carolina’s High Country with friends for a Red, White & Blue Ridge Getaway over the 4th of July. Enjoying the scenery and beautiful views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Here’s a prescription to beat the summer heat and lower your blood pressure. . . Have a seat and drink in the…

Happy Independence Day and Centerpiece

Happy 4th of July! I put together a quick and easy centerpiece in celebration of the red, white and blooming hydrangeas in an ironstone pitcher, serving as a vase. And exercised my freedom and independence, using a ‘Happy 4th of July’ cake topper/banner, atop the hydrangeas instead of a cake. ;) You can find at the…

A Patriotic Table with Red, White and Liberty Blue

I’m at the table with Red, White and Liberty Blue in anticipation of Independence Day! It’s hard to believe the 4th of July is Tuesday. To celebrate America’s birthday, I’m waving the flag and setting the table with Staffordshire Liberty Blue! Liberty Blue dinnerware was created by Enoch Wedgwood Company, in the historic Staffordshire district of England.…

25+ Patriotic Treats for Your Star-Spangled Celebration!

It’s hard to believe July 4th is only a week away! If you’re craving some red, white, and blue food fun for your Independence Day celebration, here’s a round-up of some patriotic and party treats for your Star-Spangled Celebration! Click on the links in red for the complete recipe or details. A Star-Spangled Celebration Treat Pail Party Favors,…

How the Tables Turned: 2016 Year in Review

Happy New Year! Thank you for all your visits, comments, shares and Pins in 2016! Here’s look back at how the tables turned in 2016, with highlights from the months, seasons and holidays. Click on the links for complete full posts, sources and more tabletop inspiration. A Winter Woodland Table Tree slice chargers, beaded snowflake napkin rings, pine cone filled…