Tagged: thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving!

I just love Thanksgiving. It is the one day out of the year that combines some of my favorite things family, food, cooking, decorations, football and an excuse to eat until I explode! I also like to take time today to think of all of the things in my life… Read more
DIY Charger Plate Alternative

DIY Plate Charger (DIY Decorative Charger Plate Crafts)

A stunning DIY Plate Charger is a fabulous way to dress up your Thanksgiving or Christmas table. Create beautifully decorated picture frames to use instead of charger plates. These DIY decorative charger plate crafts are so unique not only do they look gorgeous but your guests will love them. They make a… Read more

Decorated Thanksgiving Food Drive Donation Boxes

Here are my decorated Thanksgiving food drive boxes I was asked to create to give to families for the holiday. I enjoyed this project. I love the idea of giving a beautiful, holiday-themed box to hold food donations. I show the step-by-step instructions on how I transformed plain cardboard boxes… Read more

Leftover Turkey Recipe – The Anatomy of a Thanksgiving Sandwich

As much as I love a traditional Thanksgiving feast, it is all the leftover turkey and sides that I look forward to eating. One of my all-time favorites is the Thanksgiving sandwich. I layer turkey, stuffing, gravy and even cranberry sauce onto a crusty loaf, with just a touch of… Read more

Thanksgiving Place Seating Ideas

To create a fancy Thanksgiving table, you can use small chalkboard picture frames for Thanksgiving place seating arrangements to designate where you would like people to sit. I like to decorate pieces of chalk with decorative paper and ribbon to place on the table so my guest can play with… Read more

DIY Thanksgiving Wreath Craft Ideas

It’s easy to make a fall-inspired DIY Thanksgiving wreath with inexpensive flowers, leaves and a grapevine wreath. The Thanksgiving wreath pictured above is a mini wreath that can be used as an indoor decoration to add festive decor to any room. During Thanksgiving gatherings, I like to hang it on… Read more

DIY Decorated Wine Glasses

An easy and fun way to dress up your Thanksgiving feast is decorated wine glasses. They are very inexpensive to create and simple to make. These beautiful masterpieces will be a highlight of your celebration. Gather mismatched or inexpensive dollar store wine glasses. Find buttons, beads, costume jewelry or anything… Read more

Five Easy Thanksgiving Centerpieces

Now that Halloween is over, it’s time to start thinking about Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving is on November 26th this year so we only less than four weeks to prepare. I like to make my Thanksgiving centerpieces and table decorations first because if I wait, I never have time to create them.… Read more

Elegant Thanksgiving Decorations

I braved the freezing cold and biting wind this morning to visit my friends at WBAL to demonstrate how to create elegant Thanksgiving decorations and centerpieces using natural elements, on hand items and inexpensive things found at the local craft store. Some of the Thanksgiving decorations I showed were how… Read more