Celebrating the 4th of July with a Patriotic Table Setting! Happy Independence Day!

Patriotic Tables, 4th of July Table

Welcome to the 718th Tablescape Thursday! I haven’t had a chance yet to thank you for all the wonderful suggestions left on my June 24th post. They were all incredibly helpful. I will do a follow-up post very soon because I think I may have…

Enjoying a Beach-Themed Table on the Porch

Lighthouse Style Lantern Lit for Beach Seaside Themed Table

Welcome to the 715th Tablescape Thursday! With the first day of summer upon us in less than a week, I was very much in the mood for a beachy, seaside-themed table. It’s super shady on the porch this time of year, plus a big storm…

A Garden Dinner Party with Great Friends

Dinner Party In the Garden with Friends

Welcome to the 715th Tablescape Thursday! I’m still away visiting family but I have a delightful table setting to share for this week’s Tablescape Thursday! We are dining outdoors in the beautiful French countryside this week. On a recent spring day, Norma gathered outdoors with…

A Springtime Table Inspired by a Beautiful, Floral, Butterfly Table Runner

Butterfly Napkin Rings

Happy June! The first week of June is always a big celebration week in my family. We have three birthdays during the first 8 days of June starting with my son’s, followed by one grandson, and ending with my daughter-in-love’s birthday. I love visiting with…

Royal Horticultural Society’s Applebee Dinnerware, A Springtime Luncheon with Friends

Spring Luncheon, Royal Horticultural Society, Applebee Collection

Welcome to the 711th Tablescape Thursday! What better way to kick off spring than gathering together with good friends!   Norma, who lives in the beautiful countryside of France, recently had friends over for a lovely springtime luncheon. For this luncheon, she covered her table…

Blue and White Table Setting for Mother’s Day & It’s Budget-Friendly!

Welcome to the 712th Tablescape Thursday! Sheri put together a beautiful blue and white Mother’s Day table this year. Blue and white is one of my favorite color combinations in decorating and in table settings! Sheri said, “I call this my “bargain table”. The tablecloth…

Beautiful, Hand-Painted Morning Glory China Sparks a Very Special Memory

Matouck Mirasol Azure Linen Napkins in Blue

Welcome to the 710th Tablescape Thursday! I’m posting Tablescape Thursday a bit early this week and I have a beautiful, heartfelt table setting to share with you. Elena, a lovely BNOTP reader and friend wrote, “We had friends over for dinner on Wednesday this week….

Springtime Table for Two, A Celebration of Beautiful Spring Flowers

Spring Dining Outdoors

Welcome to the 709th Tablescape Thursday! The geraniums on my decks are really starting to bloom. They inspired this week’s table setting that’s all about beautiful spring flowers. I love this time of year when everything is waking up and coming back to life!  …

Enchanting Spring Table with Beautiful, Vintage China: Homer Laughlin’s, Georgian

Beautiful Spring Table Setting, Spring Centerpiece

Welcome to the 708th Tablescape Thursday! I have a delightful table to share with you today! If you live in an area where spring is dilly dallying around and taking forever to show up, I promise this table with uplift your spirits! Franki, a lovely…

A Spring-Easter Table Setting + A Sneak Preview of a New Addition for the Screened Porch

Bunny Cake

Welcome to the 707th Tablescape Thursday! Yay! It’s porch time again! We’ve got 70+° weather on tap for the whole week so it’s practically a sin to spend it inside every day. I spent the last couple of days cleaning away the pollen from the…