Monthly Archives: November 2016

Our Thanksgiving Table

Whenever I design a tablescape, I generally start with one feature that provides the inspiration for the rest of the table. Sometimes it’s the table linens. Other times it’s the dinnerware or a centerpiece. Last September, I came upon a … Continue reading

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Quick and Easy Fall Placecards

Today I’m sharing a quick, easy little project I completed in preparation for our Thanksgiving table. I want to include natural elements in this year’s tablescape. So I gathered some fall leaves and put them between layers of parchment paper … Continue reading

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Summer Construction Project Update

It’s been a while since I posted an update on our BIG summer project…the one that began with tree removal in late March and progressed slowly throughout the spring and summer. This project was the biggest home improvement project we … Continue reading

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Celo Community Jack-o-lanterns

This was our first Halloween spent in our little town. We were traveling each of the two previous years since we moved to North Carolina, so this was our first opportunity to experience Halloween done the Burnsville way. A friend … Continue reading

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