Setting my Thanksgiving Table

  I had a few minutes this morning before the rest of the house woke up. (Turning off all of the alarm clocks for Thanksgiving break is such a decadent feeling.) I decided to play around with some Thanksgiving plates to get a couple of different looks.   On Thanksgiving Day I'll use my table…

Thanksgiving Dinnerware Patterns

Only one holiday comes to mind that is almost entirely centered around the dining table and food: Thanksgiving. Food is important in all of the holidays we celebrate, but other activities such as church services, gifts, egg hunts, or fireworks also take center stage. But when it's time for Thanksgiving it's all about the food.…

Blue: An Unexpected Fall Color

//assets.pinterest.com/js/pinit.jsTypically we think of fall colors as orange, red, yellow, brown, and gold. Combining these colors in our decorating or wardrobe will create a really nice autumnal palette. But what about blue?Most people don't mention blue as a favorite fall color. But when we take a closer look, we can see that blue is actually…

Six Simple Fall Place Settings

//assets.pinterest.com/js/pinit.js Y'all. It's September. Okay, nearly October, but still. September. And here I am doing a post on place settings that would most likely be used at Thanksgiving. So much for taking things one day at a time!Thanksgiving is on my mind today. This year Grammie and Papa John (my mom and her husband) won't…