with the kids home. At the top of the list was the traditional Scott's
Antique Show. My daughter found several fabulous treasures.
which is not a bad thing, since
the manor has the tendency to
take on a major "hodge-podge-
lodge" look, anyway. The
talented daughter helped me
an entire day, taking everything,
including books and pottery
off shelves, sills and tables in
the living room.
reaction, but with fabulous results.
We emptied the vintage medical
cabinet of my matte white pottery
and mixed it with the pewter and
We decided our efforts looked quite
nice, even a bit "John Derian", if you
will. I'm sure he would approve.
of baking and eating going
on the whole week. Lots of
special holiday fare, including
homemade crescent rolls and
pecan pies. The best part is
the leftovers, which we are still
enjoying today. I am completely
carbed out, though, and ready
to eat a week's worth of veggies.