Monthly Archives: August 2010

Tabletop Tuesday: Rustic Bohemian

If only my roadside picnics were as pretty as this one from Elizabeth Ann Designs. This table is almost enough to convince me it would be worth carrying a box of peach linens, birch vases, and aqua goblets in my … Continue reading

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Pour Me One: An Unsalty Dog

Sometimes all those gourmet martinis on every bar and restaurant menu positively exhaust me. If a drink has more than four ingredients, especially random ones like passion fruit vodka or elderflower water, it just tastes confused to me. So, today’s … Continue reading

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FriDIY: Faux Milk Glass Centerpiece

I’ve been playing hostess all week to many out of town guests, so no time for an original DIY this Friday. I did stumble upon this very pretty DIY project using thrifted glasses and spray paint, though. I’ve mentioned my … Continue reading

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Real Party: Surprise Vintage Picnic

I love this surprise birthday picnic done by Julie Parker. Such a fun bright color palette. I have a soft spot for lanterns hung from trees, so this party had me at go. It’s terrific how she brought the indoors … Continue reading

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Tabletop Tuesday: Green and White Cactus Table

Everything in Ashley Meaders portfolio is drool-worthy. I really love this table in the ‘fringe’ section of her website. Pretty feminine plates and a soft palette combine to make a table that looks very interesting but doesn’t actually have a … Continue reading

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Nosh: Farfalle with Zucchini, Feta, and Mint

This recipe it perfect for a casual get together where a lot of people need to be fed quickly. It’s a great summertime meal when the zucchini are plentiful and fresh mint is available. Mint and feta may seem like … Continue reading

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FriDIY: Simply pretty napkin wraps

Here’s a quick and simple project to brighten any place setting. Make as many or as few as needed in whatever colors your little heart desires. Mine desired a vintage floral print against a soothing mint green background. It only … Continue reading

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