Tablescapes, Thanksgiving Glow

Have you seen the Apricot Poinsettias? I walked into Fresh Market the other day and saw a whole display of beautiful Apricot Poinsettias At first I thought they were faux flowers, but no they were real! The apricot color is gorgeous and they are sprinkled with gold glitter which makes them extra festive The Fall … Continue reading

Thanksgiving Pumpkins & Pickups!

Welcome to the Thanksgiving Tablescape Blog Hop hosted by my sweet friend Rita from Panoply My table is all about pumpkins and pickup trucks this year All things black and white just seemed to appear! It all was inspired by these sweet little plates Once I found them, all I could think about was a … Continue reading

Set the Scene, it’s Almost Time for Halloween!

Set the scene, it’s almost time for Halloween! It’s time to have some SPOOKY fun Come on in, we’ve just begun! It’s all about the Boos you know… Ghosts and pumpkins all aglow The plate where you sit will determine your fate! Trick or Treat might be at your seat Or Dracula might have a … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Fabric Pumpkins & Festive Fall!

Everyone seems to be making pumpkins right now My buddy Lynn @happierthanapiginmud showed me how I used ribbon instead of twine and I think they turned out just fine! Of course, a tablescape wasn’t far behind… A bouquet of unusual stems and Bird of Paradise caught my eye at Trader Joe’s I added thistles and … Continue reading

Tablescapes, September Pumpkins

Welcome to the Fall Blog Hop hosted by Rita @ Panoply Be prepared to be inspired in many wonderful ways! When the calendar turns to September, pumpkins come to mind I love them all, no matter what kind! Real pumpkins or faux, Straw, ceramic, velvet or ones that glow… Big or small, round and fat, … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Sunflowers and Pumpkins

Prayers for Louisiana and all the Gulf Coast as Hurricane Ida approaches…🙏 Things are secure at our beach house, I guess we’ll find out if our new pier is hurricane proof… I shared a tutorial for this Sunflower Fall Lantern last week, and after making it I couldn’t wait to use it as a centerpiece … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Early Fall Round-up

I have been thinking Fall the past few days, and getting out some early fall decor I am joining Rita at Panoply for an early Fall tablescape Hop on Sept. 7 I looked back on Fall tables I’ve done in the past for ideas and inspiration Autumn in Bloom featured hydrangeas and roses paired with … Continue reading

Tablescapes, August Sunflowers

It’s hot, buggy and muggy outside but inside it’s cool… the bees won’t sting, the sunflowers are bright and there’s a frog who just jumped out of his pool! Fergal’s wearing a crown and is proudly perched on a mossy ball The bees buzzing around aren’t bothering him at all! Bees are buzzing on the … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Tropical Summer Buffet

When August rolls around and Summer begins to slide into Fall, I try to hold on to Summer for as long as I can with tropical decor Out come the flamingos, pineapples, and palm trees We always have a buffet for dinner and I keep the island ready for easy serving and snack grabbing The … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Catching Crabs

No crabby attitudes at the beach! Not too hard when the sand and surf are within reach… Lots of crabs and sealife have washed ashore A big blue fish and crabs galore! Nautical floats and watching for boats… Right now the show is out by the pier The construction is ongoing, and completion is near … Continue reading