Camellias, the state flower of Alabama.Here are my first “White by the Gate” of the season, stems trimmed short and then floated in a vintage Wedgwood jasperware gardenia bowl (very shallow), which I found on eBay for
a song. Doesn’t it go nicely with an old tea-set my husband inherited from his Gammy?
Wishing all my readers a Happy Thanksgiving!
I hope your day is filled with love and blessings.
My friend Spence makes the most gorgeous macarons.
They are as delicious as they are pretty.
She made these for my study club’s annual luncheon.
Which was at my house this year. What a friend!
The purple are made with a lavender filling; the pink are strawberry; the yellow are lemon basil; the white (my absolute fav) are clover honey.
Have you ever?
Oh, and catch a glimpse of her “perfect” cheese straws to the upper left.
Here is the long table (actually three six-foot tables pushed together,)
set with my grandmother’s china, Sunnyvale.
Purple hobnail glasses give a lady-like vintage touch.
One of my favorite recent projects has been helping my young adult daughter with her very first apartment.
I am loving these Chris-Spitz look-alikes from Overstock:
Can you tell which, above, is the
Christopher Spitzmiller Aurora Double Gourd Marbleized Lamp
and which is from Overstock.com ($144.99 per pair)?