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Etsy Round-up – Vintage Tablecloths

Etsy Round-up – Vintage Tablecloths

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During the party this weekend I used white, plastic-backed disposable cloths, but I put small vintage tablecloths and vintage kitchen towels over the tables to brighten them up a bit.  Mine were all floral, and red and blue, but I love all prints and animals and flowers and dishes and…well…everything! …

Scenes From The Housewarming Party – Serving Dishes and Egg “Penguins”

Scenes From The Housewarming Party – Serving Dishes and Egg “Penguins”

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Happy Monday, all!  Here are some shots from my party this weekend, although they are pitifully few. I didn’t have much time to wield a camera with all the guests coming and going. I have to admit with some embarassment that Hubs and I weren’t the most prepared for a party…

Amazing Brick House and Vintage Airstream

Amazing Brick House and Vintage Airstream

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Hello everyone! Sorry I have been MIA the last copuple of days, but we had our open house yesterday and I had to do so much cleaning and cooking!  I think the party turned out really well, but more on that in the next few days. Hubs and my friend…

Craft Club Is A Bust This Week

Craft Club Is A Bust This Week

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Aww…no one was really productive this week at craft club. A few girls showed up to talk and eat, but no one really came to do crafts.  That was kind of a bummer for me because I had a super-crazy day with one of the cats, and I was looking…

Mid-Century Menu – Meatloaf Nests Filled With Creamed Peas

Mid-Century Menu – Meatloaf Nests Filled With Creamed Peas

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Welcome to this week’s Mid-Century Menu, where I find the strangest mid-century recipe I can and I cook it up and serve it to my husband, who will eat pretty much anything.  And most of the time it is even edible. This week’s recipe comes from Warm Weather Meals for…

Attention Florida Readers – Pink Stove on Craigslist!

Attention Florida Readers – Pink Stove on Craigslist!

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Attention Readers in Florida – there is a pink stove on craigslist that you could be buying right now! Thanks to Sablemable for alerting me to this little beauty.  And I promise I will get the pics of your other stuff up, Sable. Soon! I promise! Anyway, this little stove…

The Hausmann Home – Lapham Peak

The Hausmann Home – Lapham Peak

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Built into the side of a hill in the amazing Lapham Peak Park along the Ice-Age Trail in Wisconsin, the Hausemann House took us totally by surprise when we were visiting Hub’s parents in Waukesha.  We decided to head out to Lapham Peak for a walk after dinner, and as…

Our Sputnik Lights – Installed and Fabulous

Our Sputnik Lights – Installed and Fabulous

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Happy Monday, all!  Well, the sputnik lights are officially installed and we put in the special lightbulbs in the mail.  Thanks to AtomicIndy on Twitter for suggesting the Westinghouse Starlight bulb and this site to buy said bulbs from. We would have floundered around the net aimlessly without it! 🙂 So, here is…

Weekend Projects – Putting Up Atomic Gold Wallpaper

Weekend Projects – Putting Up Atomic Gold Wallpaper

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Hello all!  Hope you are having a great Sunday.  Sorry for the missed post again yesterday, but the internet access here has been really spotty.  To make up for it, here is a slideshow of Hubs and I putting up our atomic wallpaper in the hallway.  Oh Lord!  You know, on the…

Mid-Century Modern Raised Ranch for Sale

Mid-Century Modern Raised Ranch for Sale

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Oh. My. Goodness. Do you need a vintage 3000 square foot home with 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms?  If so, have I got the place for you in Midland, Michigan! This fabulous raised ranch has just gone on sale for $149,900, and it is really sweet. Check out those fabulous…

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