Last Minute Thanksgiving Ideas

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Are you hosting the big dinner at your house?  I’m excited to say that I am NOT–hallelujah!  But as you read this, I’m currently driving nine hours to the in-laws house with a crazy dog and a four-year-old.  I’m probably listening to Little Mermaid on her third or fourth loop on the DVD player, yes,…

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FREE THANKSGIVING PRINTABLES

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So, I have a confession: I am SO over Halloween (I know, it’s not even here yet).  I’ve really never been a huge Halloween person, and it’s taken every ounce of willpower I have not to bust out my Christmas tree this last week–I blame Hobby Lobby really. I’m ready for family gatherings and twinkling lights, so…I’m…

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DIY FABRIC SCRAP GARLAND

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On Wednesday, I shared my Mini-Witch Hat Garland over at Craftaholics Anonymous, and today I thought I’d share one of her companions: The Scrap Garland.  This fabric scrap garland is SO simple!  I had some scraps left over from from reupholstering my new dining chairs (tutorial on that coming), and I’m so in love with…

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FALL MANTEL

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I LOVE fall, most especially, decorating for fall.  I love the colors, the textures, everything!  I don’t actually have a mantel in my house, so a large shelf over the buffet in my kitchen gets the mantel treatment around here.  Last year, I went with very neutral, mixed metals.  This year, the mixed metals still…

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Free Fall Printable

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Don’t you just LOVE fall?  I’m such a summer lover, but by the time fall seems to start peeking around the corner, I’m so ready for it to be here.  Slower pace, football, boots, sweaters, colors–I just love it!  When I found this quote, there was no question that it would be my printable for…

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How To Make a Simple Thanksgiving Bunting

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I’ve always loved Thanksgiving, but I think the older I get, the more I really love it.  Probably because it’s a whole month dedicated to being with family and reflecting on what we’re thankful for–like Christmas, without the distraction of gifts.  Let me clarify, I still LIVE for Christmas, but I’ve been really excited this year to move…

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