A Cozy Natural Thanksgiving Tablescape

Because you can’t shop for one holiday without immediately being pushed into the next, but hey when you love to seasonally decorate as much as I do, it’s really just a jump start.  When I was shopping back in early September for some new fall pillows at Pier 1 Imports, I found this turkey made […]




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A Spooky ‘Scape

I absolutely love to create my Fall table, but now that all of my entertaining stuff is in one place (sort of), I realized how many Halloween pieces that I have.  Or at least enough to pull together a spooky scape!  Yes, I’m that mom who says “OH, NO!” to any and all yard blowups […]




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Step Right Up for Baker’s 1st Birthday Carnival

“Step Right Up for Baker’s Carnival!!!!”   It’s a celebration!!! We have successfully (most days) survived the first year with our Baby Baker.  I can’t believe how fast time flies, but I’m not going to lie, I am so excited for what the next few years hold for us.  Babies are certainly cute, but I […]




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Easter Table Roundup

With a week to go, there is still plenty of time to get your Easter table set and ready for a delicious day of celebrating.  Here are my Easter tables over the last few years. Sweet & Simple Easter Tablescape Any Store Easter Tablescape Fresh From the Garden Easter Tablescape Easter Crafts & Cocktails Pattern […]




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Sweet & Simple Easter Tablescape

So this year we aren’t hosting anyone for Easter, but there is no way that I could leave my table sad and un-decorated especially since it’s the first room you see when you walk into our house.  However, I did scale it back a bit from what I have done in the past, but I […]




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Sparkle & Sky Fall Tablescape

Is there any more beautiful blue than that of an October sky?!  It is truly the most mesmerizing shade of one of my favorite colors.  Now that Baby Baker is thankfully moving out of that unpredictable newborn phase and into the sweetest little baby boy, I feel like we can come up for air and […]




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4th of July Salads

With all the burgers, barbeques and dogs, it’s nice to put those garden fresh ingredients to good use for your 4th of July Cookout.  Here are 4 fantastic salad recipes that are sure to be a hit at your patriotic party!!!! 1. Mustard Potato Salad with Tomato Relish 2.  Sweet Potato, Corn, Tomato & Basil Salad […]




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Patriotic Tablescape: “A Party for the USA”

With the 4th of July just a few days away, there is still plenty of time to pull together a patriotic tablescape with a small budget and a little DIY fun.  This table is perfect for an indoor party or an al fresco celebration.  I chose to keep it all inside, because let’s face it, […]




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Green-spiration – A Gold, Green & White Tablescape

 Green, white and gold is a simple and classic color palette for a Spring table.  The green and white is bright and cheery enough for daytime entertaining, but the gold dishes and accents can also take you into evening for an elegant dinner party.  The table runner for this table is a “leftover” of sorts […]




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Peonies and Pizzazz for a Mother’s Day Tablescape

This post really takes me back.  I have been holding onto it for two years now and am just now posting it.  I’m not sure what the hold up was, maybe the picture quality or some other reason, but I think this over-the-top Bollywood-style table is perfect for a Mother’s Day Brunch for the special […]




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