Thanksgiving Tablescape

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It’s only 8 days until Thanksgiving! This year for the Thanksgiving tablescape, I wanted to keep it simple. I like things simple, don’t you? I’m still sticking with my neutral holiday color theme this year but I did add a little shimmer and shine to the Thanksgiving table this year. Another element I added this year is Thanksgiving placecards. I don’t usually do placecards, but this year I decided to think out the box a little on these. [Please click to continue reading…]

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Make Your Own Hot Beverage Bar

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hot beverage bar

With the weather really cooling off this weekend, I decided it was time to break out the hot cocoa and marshmallows! That’s when the idea finally came to me for a hot beverage bar! Back at the beginning of the year when I made all those home goals, one of them was to create a more functional space in the dining room. Seeing as how we rarely use the dining room for it’s intended purpose, the buffet hardly ever sees a morsel of food. So what better function than to turn it into a hub for hot cocoa, coffee, and tea! Read on for tips on how to create your own hot beverage bar!

Simple Holiday Table Decorations

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Hey there!! What a fun week of Christmas decorating and crafting ideas! And there is so much more to come next week! I’ve got most all of our Christmas decorating done except for just some finishing touches. (Can I get an Amen?!) One of those finishing touches was the holiday table. Back in November, I […]

Holiday Tablescape

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Hi there!! What a week it’s been! I feel like this is the calm before the storm, you know? It’s like Thanksgiving just came outta nowhere. I imagine that at the end of next week I’ll be crashed out somewhere with my fill of turkey and black friday mania, covered in glitter and tinsel, knee […]

{Dining Room Table Finished!}

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At last, it is finally the weekend! I don’t usually post much on the weekend, but I needed to take a little “me time” the past couple of days to clear my head and get some things done. Oddly enough, finishing a project or working in the yard is the best therapy for me. ;)So […]