Have A Happy Thanksgiving Everyone!

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Just a few very last minute centerpiece ideas from BHG.com. Enjoy your holiday. See you Monday!

Nuts & Berries Cocktail

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Here is a delicious after-dinner drink that is perfect for this time of year. Afterall, it doesn’t get more “Autumn” than Nuts & Berries! Nuts & Berries Cocktails 1 oz Light Cream 1 oz Frangelico 1 oz Chambord Fill a shaker half full with ice cubes Pour into shaker and shake well. Strain drink into […]

Dining & Designing Divas Event

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Last year I attended an event put on by Southern Living, called Dining & Designing Divas. It was held at one of the department stores and showcased some lovely tables for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Here are a few pictures to inspire you for Fall. Some of my favorite ideas are the mini pumpkin place cards […]

4-Layer Pumpkin Cake

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Here’s the 4-layer Pumpkin Cream Cake I made for Thanksgiving. There were already 3 pies on the menu so I decided to change it up and make a cake.  I prefer topping it with plain toffee bits, but could only find the chocolate toffee bits so had to use that instead.  Either way it’s delicious! […]

Lucky Wishbone!

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  Does everyone fight over the wishbone after your holiday meal? Well, play referee no more. Buy a pack of these Lucky Wishbones and everyone gets to make a wish! They have a realistic look but are made of a plastic material. A pack of 12 is less than $10. They would make a nice […]

What’s Inspiring Me Now

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You know what they say…”a picture is worth a thousand words.” I love getting inspiration from all the pictures found around the web. The top 2 images are from Domino magazine. The feather centerpiece is simple yet dramatic. Perfect for a Thanksgiving table where we tend to use natural elements in our decor. The driftwood […]

Autumn Centerpiece Ideas

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Here are a couple of easy ideas for centerpieces. The first is some berry branches, faux or real, simply gathered in a vase and surrounded by moss you can get from the craft store. The second is various pumpkins(faux) and candles that have been sprayed with spray adhesive and then rolled in dried beans or […]