De-Stressed Thanksgiving Dining

Place Setting

Do you get stressed out when having people over? Are you intimidated by all the table decor hoopla? While next week’s tablescape will include everything turkey and Thanksgiving, for today, I wanted to share a simple and casual style of dining for the occasion. Simple settings can set a calming mood. Who doesn’t need that […]

Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice at Christmas

Christmas Tree Napkin Fold

It’s almost Christmas, and what am I doing (while I should be shopping)? Playing in the kitchen! I’ve been baking, making candy, and decorating our breakfast table with sugar and spice and everything nice.  Have you been baking Christmas treats? I’ve set more of a kid-type table.  We don’t have grandchildren yet, but I’ll be […]