Holidays, Happy Thanksgiving

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Home Decor, Thanksgiving X Two!

There is no Fearless Friday painting this week as I’ve been busy bringing Thanksgiving into 2 homes for the fabulous Thoughts of Home Stunning Vignettes Blog Hop! It has been great fun participating with this talented group of bloggers, they will inspire your creativity and get you motivated for the holidays! Whether you are following … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Elevating Lowly Leftovers to Elegance!

November is rapidly changing from the quiet month I had pictured, watching the days grow shorter and gathering thoughts for the holidays… into all kinds of wild and wacky things! It is definitely not a “no wake zone” around here… You know how one thing leads to another… We had some construction done to eliminate … Continue reading

Recipe Box, November Noshing and Things to be doing Now!

November began with getting a head start on the holidays with painted Holiday tree jars     And making a Pumpkin Turkey     Here are some more ideas of things you should be doing in November- You don’t want that Halloween candy hanging around for months, so treat yourself to a Halloween candy dessert … Continue reading

Holidays, Pumpkin Turkey and things to do in November

Well, the absolutely first thing to do in November, especially since you have an extra whole hour,  is to make a pumpkin turkey!     This turkey was inspired by the talented Mary at Home is Where the Boat is…when I saw her owl pumpkin creations, I couldn’t stand it they are so cute!!!   … Continue reading

The Organized Life, November Paint Bucket

I know it’s shocking… I know it’s scary… November is here 😱 The best way to avoid holiday freakout   😲 Is to be as organized as possible… Right now, this week, before all the hustle and bustle begins, take some time to think about holiday food Whether you’re hosting Thanksgiving, Christmas, giving a party, or … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Holiday Dressing with Focaccia, Cornbread & Sausage

This dressing might put a different twist on your holiday table, with 2 different kinds of bread, flavorful sausage, and herbs         It’s easy to toss together and you can double the recipe for a crowd         We used rosemary focaccia bread from the bakery, and some leftover Sour … Continue reading

Holidays, Southern Scalloped Pineapple with Pecans

The table is set     In orange and blue       There’s plenty of cooking still left to do~     With everything in place for the venue, all that was left was choosing the menu     The menu that won, was the one above, from my son     But Thanksgiving … Continue reading

Recipe Box, His & Hers Thanksgiving Menu Duel and Butternut Squash Tart

Help!  I can’t decide! My son and I decided it would be fun to each create a Thanksgiving menu, discuss,  and then choose the final menu or a combination~ We are breaking a long time tradition this year, our normal family Thanksgiving of 25 has shrunk down to 5…  😭  But!  We will be at … Continue reading

Secret Recipe Club, Vegetable Soufflé Stuffed Potatoes

My Secret Recipe Club assignment this month was Our Eating Habits   Jamie says, “I love to cook. I love to bake. I love to dine out. Eating is a big part of my life, so I make sure everything that goes into my mouth is tasty. Why waste time and calories on bad food? … Continue reading

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