Tablescapes, Sugar Bowl Santa

  We have had quite a Christmas in Alabama this year       After a devastating loss to our arch rival, Auburn, in the Iron Bowl, we thought our football season was over  😢         Then we got an early Christmas present Dec. 6 when it was announced that Alabama was … Continue reading

Tablescapes, JOY!

Tis three days before Christmas   And right by the tree     Is a table for two     For Santa and me     Thoughts of Joy fill our hearts     We can’t wait until it all starts!     A special Santa looks down from above     Waiting to fill … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Thankful Harvest

Happy Veteran’s Day! And thank you to all our brave men and women who have sacrificed and served our country  🇺🇸 ! I spent the weekend taking care of CC and Baby Boy while mom & dad went on a trip   Their other grandmother was recruited also   Good thing….     It took … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Stars & Stripes

A sea of stars for the red white and blue A wreath of roses with stars too Stripes wave in the breeze and decorate chairs There are plenty of stars and stripes everywhere! Nothing says USA like good old red, white, and blue Our flag is our symbol, tried and true Salute to America, land … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Eat Drink & Be Merry!

A Holiday Stocking for a placemat? Why there’s nothing wrong with that! Napkins and flatware? Fill Santa’s boots if you dare~ Kick the ho hum out of your holiday decor and do something a little unexpected ~ Be fa la fabulous! Wreaths don’t have to hang on a door They can be a woodland centerpiece … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Angels in the Snow

I try to have a special meal with Santa around this time every December, you know, to help him make his list and check it twice… I created a sparkling table by the tree, to set the stage and put him in a Jolly mood… We only dream of a white Christmas in Alabama, but … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Vietri Old St. Nick

I recently saw these plates at Home Goods they reminded me of the beautiful Vietri “Old St. Nick” plates. At $4.99 they seemed like a steal compared to the real Vietri plate at about $60 each~and I knew they would mix and match well with some Santa plates and Snowman plates I already had…I’m so … Continue reading

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