So sorry for the lack of posts this week! In the meantime check out this fantastic Thanksgiving dessert buffet from Amy Atlas… Wishing everyone a wonderful Thanksgiving and safe travels!
If you are entertaining anytime over the holidays here is a great punch to serve your guests. I like serving punches or sangria versus having a bar because you can serve a crowd without spending a fortune on several different kinds of alcohol, mixes, etc. With its frozen cranberries, oranges and champagne this one is sure to please […]
I just love this natural Thanksgiving table scape from Real Simple! The bright greens just pop against the browns and white. Not your traditional Thanksgiving palette but just as beautiful. With a few twigs, twine and greenery, you have a natural and lovely Thanksgiving table. I think the twig bundles as place card holders are my […]
This Friday is our group of friends' Thanksgiving potluck. The hosts are cooking the turkey and we are bringing side dishes. After searching for a tasty side dish, I've decided on this one. It's easy, I can make it the night before and it sounds delish! Au Gratin Potato Casserole Yield: Makes 10 to 12 servings Ingredients […]
Here is an easy way to transform a regular terra cotta pot into a pilgrim's hat for a festive Thanksgiving centerpiece! So cute. Materials: Oak tag8"-wide terra-cotta potScissors or craft knifeMini glue gunTerra-cotta spray (we used American Accents) 28" x 2" brown velvet ribbon or fabricMetallic gold paper Instructions: Cut approximately 15"-diam circle from oak […]
I love the look of this citrus fruit centerpiece with the addition of the shiny ornaments. It's perfect for the holiday season! BONUS-it's easy and inexpensive too. What you need: • Metal tiered tray• Florist foam, soaked• Lemons• Limes• Clementines• Blood oranges• Sphagnum moss• Florist pins Use one third of the florist foam on […]
Well my previous post got me searching for cranberry recipes. There are a ton of cranberry sauce and cranberry muffin recipes out there… but how many of you have ever used cranberries in your appetizers? Here a couple of yummy ones I've found so far…and of course the cocktails to go with them! (click titles for recipes) […]
I noticed our grocery store just started carrying fresh cranberries-that means its officially holiday season! I love anything made with cranberries. Their bright red color is even great in decorating for the holidays. How about using them in your Thanksgiving and holiday flower arrangements? What a festive touch they add to a simple bouquet. Just rinse […]
How cute is this Turkey Napkin?! It is made out of a squash and cloves for eyes! What a great conversation starter for Turkey Day! Get the how-to for the napkin fan here.
of FOOD! I don't know about you but this time of year always gets me excited about trying new recipes and sharing them with friends and family. You will probably be seeing a few more recipes than normal around here for the next two months. I promise, as always, they will be EASY. I have […]