Category Archives: Dishes

Pot of Gold St. Patrick’s Day Tablescape

Do you celebrate St. Patrick’s Day? I have to admit that I usually don’t, even though I do have a partially Irish heritage. Still, it’s hard to resist a perfectly good tablescape theme. A friend who is a member of … Continue reading

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Springtime table for two – Dresden Schumann Empress Flowers

What is your favorite source for discovering new dinnerware patterns? Two of mine over the years haveĀ  been thrift stores and Tea Time Magazine. Thrift stores, of course, offer the thrill of the hunt and instant gratification when you find … Continue reading

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National Margarita Day recipe and tablescape

February 22 marks National Margarita Day, a holiday first declared in 1977 by singer Jimmy Buffett to drive sales of his just-released single, “Margaritaville.” Haha just kidding. But I don’t think any mention of National Margarita Day can be made … Continue reading

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Early Spring tablescape in pretty pastels

I am not sure how Punxatawney, Pennsylvania came to be crowned as the epicenter of Groundhog Day, or why they named their “official” sleeping rodent Phil instead of Pete (because let’s face it, “Pete” is true alliteration with Punxatawney, whereas … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day table setting in blue and white

A quick visit to Pinterest to search for Valentine’s Day tablescape ideas shows that by far (and not unexpectedly) the most popular color scheme for such a table setting is red and white. There is a bit of wiggle room … Continue reading

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