Category: Thanksgiving

Pumpkin-Pecan Streusel Pie with Pecan Piecrust!

Pumpkin-Pecan Streusel Pie was one of six drool-worthy desserts, starring the South’s favorite nut, in the “pecan delights” section in the November issue of Southern Living Magazine! Alas, I’m not a fan of pumpkin pie {insert *gasp* here}. . .  it’s a texture thing for me. So when I saw this recipe, I loved the idea of a streusel topping for a sweet crunchy…

Keep Calm and Gobble On: Nutter Butter Turkey Cupcakes!

 I saw these cute Nutter Butter Turkey Cupcakes on the cover of Family Circle Magazine! These little gobblers are fun to make with Thanksgiving on the way! I had some left over candy corn and Wilton Candy Eyes in my Halloween stash, along with orange chocolate covered sunflower seeds that I used to make my Happy Owl-oween Cookies. The turkey faces…

Giving Thanks: Dinnerware and Turkey Hostess Serving Set Giveaway!

 I’m giving thanks with a giveaway in time for turkey day! I started blogging in 2010 as a way to create after I retired from retail and keep myself off the streets. :) I didn’t miss the daily grind of the inventory headaches or the 60+ hour work weeks, but I missed merchandising and creativity that came with it to tell a story,…

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…

Scattered Leaves, Turkeys, and Pfaltzgraff Autumn Berry Dinnerware

I’m at the table with scattered leaves, turkeys, and Pfaltzgraff Autumn Berry Dinnerware.  Newly introduced by Pfaltzgraff, Autumn Berry dinnerware is bordered by a fall garland of oak leaves, acorns and berries.  A proud Tom Turkey struts his stuff in the center of Autumn Berry Salad Plates, ideal to serve a slice of pumpkin pie at your…

How the Tables Turned: 2014 Year in Review

Happy New Year! Thanks to ALL for your visits, comments, shares and pins in 2014! A look back at how the tables turned in 2014, with highlights from the months & seasons. Click on the links for some tabletop inspiration and to see the full post! ❄❄❄❄❄ Singing the Blues & Yellows with Pfaltzgraff Madeline Nesting on the Porch with…

A Turkey Table with Colorful Trimmings

The Thanksgiving countdown has begun! I set a turkey table with colorful trimmings to share before we headed out-of-town for our Thanksgiving feast with family. I know this is a busy week of planning, cooking, or travelling for everyone so I’ll keep the turkey talk to a minimum, if not the photos :) Turkey plates of Autumn Monarch by Johnson Brothers, are rimmed…