4th of July Tablescape & Blueberry Caprese Salad

Summer is in full swing; the air is hot and humid and the days are long and full of activity. Although the heat can be rather intense, this week we celebrate Independence Day. The perfect occasion to gather with friends and family and spend time outdoors-eating, playing lawn games and watching fireworks. I met up…

Easter Tablescape

Easter arrives this weekend?! March has certainly flown by and brought with it snow and below average temperatures. I’m ready for Spring weather and planning this tablescape helped to get me in a spring break state of mind. I collaborated with my friend and neighbor, Emilie, who blogs at Cookies for England. She recently had…

Book Page Table Runner

Sometimes you have the best laid plans to create and then your family gets hit with multiple illnesses and you just simply stop everything “extra” and focus on healing. Life is hectic and we don’t always take the time to just BE. We are finally on the mend and I took a few minutes putting…

Simple Christmas Table Setting

I adore table settings and creating tablescapes, but my budget doesn’t allow me to splurge often on these sorts of items. I’ve learned to work with what I have in my collection to design a festive experience for my friends and family. This Christmas morning we will have a big breakfast and just a few…

Fall Centerpiece {Vol. 2}

Today, I wanted to share another centerpiece idea for your Thanksgiving tabletop. If you have a surplus of seasonal produce, you can create a bountiful focal point. Utilizing natural elements helps tie in the seasons and can be multi-purposed. Once the celebration is over, you can eat the food or make little gift basket favors…

Fall Inspired Tablescape

It’s always nice to have a simple occasion to celebrate, now that the weather is cooling off it’s the perfect time to dine and relax outside. Invite a few neighbors over and share a September equinox supper together. A few natural touches can help transform your gathering into something memorable. I collaborated with my dear…

Casual Easter Tablescape

I love an excuse to decorate and I absolutely love the spring season. Pastel everything, awesome candy and baby animals- what’s not to like? It’s a fresh start or a rebirth if you will, after the long winter. I “shopped” my house to create this casual and inviting table setting. I don’t have a formal…