Easy Hostess Gifts for the Holidays

Tis the season for Holiday parties. I don't know about you, but I hate showing up to a holiday party without a gift for the hostess. A hostess gift can be as simple or elaborate as you would like, and no matter what, your hostess is sure to appreciate it. I gathered several hostess gift ideas to share, from a small candle wrapped with a pretty bow to a full gift basket.  I saw these beautiful ceramic pumpkins at World Market. I bought one for myself, and one for my sweet friend that hosts … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Wall Art Tutorial

With all the  fall festivities in full swing, I can't wait to get our home decorated. This season is probably my favorite time to decorate. Everything seems so cozy. And I just love adding a touch of homemade to every holiday home decor piece I put out. Which is why I created this Thanksgiving wall art tutorial that is the perfect addition to any area of your home! Materials Giant Wooden Sign Faux Magnolia Plant Sharpie Oil-Based Pen (black, gold, white) Push Pins … [Read more...]

Easy Colorful Thanksgiving Place Cards

Happy November, friends!  It's Cathy from Party HarDIY here with a fun new project just in time for the holidays! With only a few more weeks until Thanksgiving, we are getting B-U-S-Y with all the preparations. Since this holiday is all about the food, it's important to get your table setting just right. You want your place cards to be as affordable as possible. Oh, and easy too! That's why I've created 3 adorable ways to transform your ho-hum placecards into something you're … [Read more...]

FREE Thanksgiving Dessert Topper

Hey there my friends! Can you believe Thanksgiving is almost here? I can not believe how fast this holiday season is coming and I wish I could sloooooow it down just a little so I could have the time to just enjoy it a little more, know what I'm saying? ;) However it is one of the most favorite days of the year so I've created a brand NEW Thanksgiving Dessert Topper that is perfect to use at your upcoming Thanksgiving and Friendsgiving celebrations! It can be used really any time of year but I … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Side Dishes your Guests will LOVE

There is a good chance that all of these may be making an appearance at mealtime between now and Thanksgiving... because right now, I am hungry for a yummy Thanksgiving meal! Whether you're hosting the big turkey dinner or bringing a side dish as a guest, check out all these Thanksgiving Side Dishes your Guests will LOVE. With over 20 side dish recipes, I am sure you will find a few that you, and even your kids, will rave about for years to come. A Thanksgiving menu must … [Read more...]

Own Fall Entertaining Like a Total Boss

This post was sponsored by Total Wireless through their partnership with POPSUGAR. While I was compensated to write a post about Total Wireless, all opinions are my own. Before you know it, summer will be a distant memory and crisp weather, brightly colored leaves and all things pumpkin will be in full force. Autumn is the perfect time of year for entertaining outdoors.  What's more fun than inviting a bunch of friends over for good food, drinks, and great conversation all while savoring … [Read more...]

Colorful Painted Feather Thanksgiving Place Cards

When you love to entertain you usually get put in charge of hosting major holidays like Thanksgiving. I have been hosting Thanksgiving at my house, for both sides of our families, for the past several years.  I love having our home filled with family, laughter and good food...but I'll be honest my favorite part of hosting Thanksgiving is decorating the table.  I've started working on the kids table, and I'm almost certain everyone is going to want a seat at this colorful Thanksgiving … [Read more...]

Transitional Neutral Fall Tablescape

Hi Guys! It’s Jessica from Celebration Stylist again. I can’t even believe I’m saying this but it’s almost everyone favorite season, Fall!! I wanted to share the perfect transitional neutral fall tablescape. Pumpkins scream fall, but they're still a little tricky to come by in September so I didn’t include too many for this early fall tablescape. I snagged these pumpkins from the Target Dollar Spot and they were just the look I was going for. I really love neutrals for fall, and a pop of gold … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Leftovers Recipes

Who dreads having leftovers? Do yours just sit in the fridge for days and weeks? Don’t let your Thanksgiving leftovers go to waste. In fact, you may want to make EXTRA just to have leftovers so you can try out some of these Thanksgiving Leftovers Recipes! Who knew there was more than just reheating a plate of the same ol’ stuff you just ate on turkey day or making a turkey sandwich? This is worth a read. Makes a great holiday appetizer that uses up leftover stuffing. Bacon Wrapped Stuffing … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Spice Pecans in Pumpkin Jars

November is all about giving thanks for the many blessings we have in our lives.  We try hard to keep a thankful journal all year long so we can always count our blessings, but during this time of the year I'm particularly diligent in talking about and modeling gratitude with my children.  We have so many people in our lives to be thankful for and one of the ways we show them how much we appreciate them is with simple acts of kindness or gifts.  These Pumpkin Spice Pecans in Pumpkin Jars are the … [Read more...]