Category: Fall

How the Tables Turned: 2018 Year in Review

Thank you for all your visits, comments, shares and Pins in 2018! Here’s look back at how the tables turned during the year, with highlights from the months, seasons and holidays! Click on the links for complete full posts, sources and more tabletop inspiration. Winter Nesting Table Winter nesting with birds, glittery nests, mercury glass and pine cones Cozy Nest…

Hydrangea, Rose and Pumpkin Harvest

The last of the flowers still pushing blooms were harvested before our frost this weekend. . . Sprinkled in watering cans and filling a zinc bucket . . . the last hurrah for hydrangeas and roses until we meet again next spring.  We had our first freeze on Sunday with the mercury plunging into the 20s.…

Fall Alfresco Tablescape with a Touch of Blue + Easy Flower Arranging Method

We’ve enjoyed some beautiful fall weather the last couple of weeks, perfect for alfresco dining! Table inspiration came from a blue plaid throw with a narrow pumpkin stripe, which tops a matelasse coverlet as a tablecloth. . . And the pretty flower basket details of Royal Staffordshire Clarice Cliff ‘Charlotte’.  Brown transferware and ironstone sing…

Thanksgiving Recipes You’ll Want to Gobble and Giveaway!

Happy November! I’m celebrating November’s arrival with a little giveaway in anticipation of Thanksgiving. And sharing a round-up of recipes for your Thanksgiving feast to help you Keep Calm and Gobble On! Click on the links for the complete recipes for your Thanksgiving feast! Nutter Butter Turkey Cupcakes! These little gobblers are fun to make with Nutter Butter…