I’m deeply grateful each of you chooses to visit this little blog now & again. Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! Thankful by Jonny Lang from the album Turn Around, 2006.
I remember vividly watching this as a kid (who let me stay up that late on a Saturday night?). A seasonal bit of silliness with the brilliant Paul Simon to get us all in the mood for Thanksgiving tomorrow & remind us that it’s okay not to take one’s self “so seriously”…
I suppose other people plan these things out, agonizing well in advance over how one might set a lovely Thanksgiving table. I am not one of those people. However, faced with the clan arriving in two days, I thought I’d seek a bit of inspiration on how I might spice up the look this year, primarily using things I already have or that might be easy to scrounge up, paired with botanical seasonal touches. These were a few of my favorite finds… (To learn more, just click on the image)
Forget the orange, folks. (Tangerine Tango is SO last year!) This fall, the autumnal decorating trend eschews a traditional harvest palette in favor of rustic pumpkin accents in a dreamy white. (I’m so sorry I don’t have the original photo credits for these great pics – they’re assembled from Pinterest; so if you’re curious, follow this link.)