No, this is not a post about romantic meals. Ahem. It’s about how useful a little white plate thrifted from Goodwill can be when it is sitting on your nightstand.
Back when I redecorated our bedroom with finds from a Goodwill shopping spree, I found three pretty white plates–one large, two small. They were all the same color, but had slightly different edges. I loved all three of them, and intended to hang them up on the wall somewhere in this room. They never made it on the wall.
Seriously, I love those plates, but I felt kind of funny hanging up a plate collection in my bedroom. What does that say about me? That I’d rather be eating than sleeping? It’s deep thoughts like that one that keep me up at night. (Um, don’t be offended if you have plates in your bedroom for decor. It’s okay. I’ll be exploring my bedroom plate aversion in therapy.) [Read more...]