Category: Fall

Falling Back: Thanksgiving Round Up of Recipes and Table Inspiration

It’s that time of year to fall back and when most of us in the US have turned back our clocks. It’s also time when my internal clock falls to comfort food. . .Harvesting, Gathering, and Thanksgiving! Click on the links if you’d like to fall back for a taste or a peek at a little fall tabletop or Thanksgiving inspiration! Plymouth…

Weekend Waterview: A Bit of Fall Color

Happy November 1st! The foliage around the lake is starting to put on their fall colors and we enjoyed a couple of beautiful days of crisp fall weather this week. I took these photos on Thursday after the rain moved out and we had some glorious sunshine. It’s raining again today and tomorrow but our…

The Softer Side of Fall Tablescape

I’m at the table with the softer side of fall with Mikasa Parchment Engraved Dinnerware. With an embossed scroll pattern encircling the rim, Parchment Engraved Dinnerware by Mikasa is a modern update on a classic white design. A plaid throw in shades of wheat and white provides a warm foundation for the table, layered over a…

A Hay Bale Harvest of Pumpkins

It’s that time of year for a hay bale harvest. . . When the field next to my Potting Shed is cut and baled. In a week’s time the field went from bronze feathery topped grasses. . .  To tidy large round bales. I’m always a little sad to see the field cut .  . . And look…

A Fall Pontoon Picnic

How was your weekend? We had some beautiful fall weather, ideal for picnicking! Fall is my favorite season with its quintessential mums and pumpkins . . .  Sweater weather and warm plaid layers . . . Fall foliage and leaf peeping. We’re weeks away from peak fall foliage but little pockets of color are starting to appear and temperatures are dipping down…

Weekend Waterview: A Little Steam Fog

Happy Sunday! I hope you’re enjoying some beautiful fall weather this weekend and cooler temperatures like we are in North Carolina. After our much-needed rain, it’s nice to have a sunny weekend to enjoy and crisp fall mornings. And watch the steam fog drift quietly across the lake. We only have tiny pockets of fall color…

Fall in a Ferry’s Seeds Box

I filled my Ferry’s Seeds Box with a bit of fall. . . Some mums and pumpkins. . . Ornamental kale, gourds and ivy to soften and spill over the sides. And tucked them in together in my vintage Ferry’s Seeds Box with a little Spanish moss.  I hung a bundle of Indian corn for some seasonal texture and…

A Blooming Pumpkin from a Chick-fil-A Bouquet

Flowers and pumpkins are two of my favorite things and I love to combine the two for a seasonal centerpiece for the table for fall or Thanksgiving! You can find all these tables and method here:  Creating a Pumpkin Vase Centerpiece for Thanksgiving My BFF brought me a Chick-fil-A Bouquet of beautiful late-blooming roses from her garden. Too…