Tablescapes, Rustic & Gold Friendsgiving

In the US, Thanksgiving is a very special holiday, full of family traditions… It’s all about the food and the table! Have you planned your menu and set your table? Our menu is still in the planning stage, but I have set the table for Celebrate & Decorate’s Thanksgiving Tablescape Blog Hop!     Even … Continue reading

Home Decor, Thanksgiving Vignettes

  I had a lot of fun last weekend playing with fall decor and crafting I’m going to be quiet today and just let you look around…                               Tomorrow we’ll dive into this unbelievable Butternut Pumpkin Queso         … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Kitchen Tips for Holiday Ease!

When my calendar says November, my thoughts immediately go to holiday menus and planning Today I want to share some tips that might make your holidays easier or better! If you are cooking more things than you have room for in your oven, here is a handy way to get everything done and hot at … Continue reading

Holidays, Halloween Candy Recipes!

Happy Halloween!ย  ๐ŸŽƒ       Will you be trick or treating, trick or trunking or having some form of spooky fun?         CC went to a painting party where they had a witch leg birthday cake       and she painted her own witch leg masterpiece         … Continue reading

Tablescapes, MacKenzie-Childs Fall Farm Kitchen

There is a fall hop this week hosted by Follow the Yellow Brick Home, Creative Fall Decorating with Baskets I saw so many cute baskets, I just had to join the fun…my first instinct was to go shopping, but then I thought, maybe I should look around and shop my house first…   On the … Continue reading

Tablescapes, You’ve Been Booed!!

  Welcome to the annual Halloween Tablescape Hop hosted by talented Chloe from Celebrate and Decorate!     You will want to visit every table {links below} they are beyond fabulous this year!         What could be better for Halloween         Than a table of ghosts and a spooky … Continue reading

Home Decor, Fresh Centerpieces for the Holidays

My sister-in-law is very high energy and super organized, and when we had lunch the other day she told me that she was just about finished with her Christmas shopping… ๐Ÿ˜ต She is in charge of table centerpiecesย for a neighborhood holiday party and asked me to help her with holiday centerpiece ideas   MacKenzie-Childs Inspired … Continue reading

Home Decor, Birthday Bouquet Pumpkin

When I learned about this flower arranging technique from ever so clever Mary at Home is Where the Boat is, I immediately put it on my must do list…         I was looking for a container for a bouquet of birthday flowers when I had an “ah ha!”ย  moment and decided it … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, MacKenzie-Childs inspired Fall Crafts

This has been a stressful week in the South, and I am happy to report that our little piece of Gulf Coast paradise was spared this time, but my heart aches for everyone suffering from the incredible devastation from Hurricane Michael…many many prayers for my eastern neighbors, Georgia and the Carolinas and now Virginia! Unbelievable … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Halloween Fun

A little Halloween fun from the archives today, Crazy for Candy Corn! Bottoms up!       The candy corn craziness has begun!         The witch has tossed her hat aside and is deep in a margarita grande glass of candy corn!         Dive in a grab some!   … Continue reading

  • Follow The Painted Apron on WordPress.com