Buying Trips Q & A

Buying Trips Q & A

Bonjour! I get so many emails with questions about antique buying trips, that I’m happy to share some answers here about our own buying trips in this post : Buying Trips Q & A.  We’re on a trip, so this is the perfect timing. I’ve sent some boxes on...
Host a Memorable Dinner Party

Host a Memorable Dinner Party

Some of the best parties are small. Really small, like for six people.  Early fall is a great time to host a small dinner party, you can still take it outside and make it polished and not too over-thought. Al fresco settings allow everyone to relax. Beginning with an...
Tea on Tuesdays

Tea on Tuesdays

Happy Tuesday, dear friends!  Today I’m joining my friends for their Tea on Tuesdays. I think you know and love Mary and Pam from our Monday Morning Blooms once a month. I’ll share their links at the bottom of this post. Please pour yourself a cup of tea...
Bringing Souvenirs Safely Home

Bringing Souvenirs Safely Home

An antique silver teapot that once belonged to my grandmother, with all the memories of tea at precisely 3:30 each afternoon attached. Two huge prints that Mr. FGH and I bought along the Seine, at the bookseller stalls. An antique Madonna that took up a whole...
Flow Blue and Sunflowers

Flow Blue and Sunflowers

Happy September! It’s almost fall, and I couldn’t be more excited about it. I’m thrilled to be here at FrenchGardenHouse setting a fall table with Flow Blue and Sunflowers. Please join me!   WELCOME TO MONDAY MORNING BLOOMS.   I’m so happy...