Pasta Napkin Rings

The holidays are here.  Maybe it’s just me but this year has flown by so quickly I’m a tad dizzy – and behind in holiday preparations.  Thanksgiving is T-minus four days from today and trying to get ready is proving to be a challenge.  Today’s idea is simple for those of us that the Thanksgiving … Continue Reading

Thanksgiving Table Runner

With Thanksgiving coming this week the race is on to plan the menu, shop, and set the table.  Table runners help to tie everything together and also add a bit of spill protection for the table cloth.  Making a table runner is a quick and inexpensive way to customize the colors and style to your … Continue Reading

Easy Autumn Pumpkins

Happy Fall Y’all!  Now that autumn is underway and the leaves are starting to turn, it’s time to get serious about fall decorations.  I don’t have the patience to precisely carve pumpkins mostly because I spend just as much time cleaning up the mess as carving the pumpkin.  But there is a way to decorate … Continue Reading

DIY Fall Napkin Rings

I love elegant table settings.  A beautifully decorated table makes dining become more of an experience than a necessity.  Plus, doesn’t food taste better from an exquisitely set table?  Now that fall is here it’s time to start thinking forward to the holidays.  During the holidays, I think this is all the more important.  It’s … Continue Reading