November 2010 archive

Thanksgiving Centerpiece Ideas

If you are still undecided about your table decor, consider these relatively simple Thanksgiving centerpiece ideas.

These Thanksgiving centerpiece ideas are simple enough to do but festive enough to make a stunning Thanksgiving table top.

I love this impressive DIY centerpiece using indian corn and a large candle. {via Eddie Ross} This would also make a stunning hostess gift to bring along if you are invited as a guest for Thanksgiving dinner.

Try mixing and matching different colors to create a unique tablescape. {via Celebrations at Home}

These Thanksgiving centerpiece ideas are simple enough to do but festive enough to make a stunning Thanksgiving table top.

Modern and bright, this is a cheerful idea for centerpieces. {via Hostess With The Mostess Blog} I love the use of bright orange.

If you still need other ideas for a great Thanksgiving, be sure to click through these ideas:

WIN! Holiday Photo Cards

So you have that perfect photo…. the ONE that will be sent out to all of your friends and family in your Christmas card. You have the photo, now you just need that perfect card, right? Definitely check out Photo Card Creations. This year, they have expanded their holiday card selections and have many great modern designs. I am really digging these shaped cards that double as holiday ornaments, check them out!

The folks over at Photo Card Creations really know how to make your precious photos POP! They have many card designs to choose from. You are bound to find that perfect Christmas card or Hanukkah Card.

If you still need to find that perfect card, you are in luck! We are giving one lucky reader a chance to win a $50 gift certificate to http://www.photocardcreations.com. Simple visit their selection of holiday cards and leave a comment sharing which one is the “perfect” one for you.

One entry per person. Winner will be randomly selected and notified via email. The winner has 7 days to respond. Contest ends Friday November 19, 2010 at 10 pm PST.

Modern Holiday Cards

The holidays are fast approaching and it’s time to start planning your Holiday soirees! Get a head start and order your holiday invitations now. Here are a couple fabulous holiday party invitations fresh off the press from Minted. Remember their holiday invitations I raved about last year? Well, Minted has many more great designs to choose from this year.

modern holiday party invites

Not planning a holiday party this year? You can still enjoy Minted’s fresh designs. They have a wonderful selection of Christmas cards. Here are a couple of my favorites:

Holiday Invitaions

I suggest you keep Minted in mine while you are browsing for that fabulous holiday invite or those perfect holiday cards.

5 Holiday Pies To Make This Season

Are you looking for holiday pies? Whether you want to make something  truly unique, or a bit more traditional, these holiday pies will please any crowd. I think I’ll host another Pie Party and just serve them all ;).

Here are 5 festive holiday pies to make this holiday season. From the unique to the traditional–these holiday pie ideas fit the bill.

 Here are five holiday pies for you to consider (they all look delicious to me). Can’t you can almost smell the holidays?

Here are 5 festive holiday pies to make this holiday season. From the unique to the traditional–these holiday pie ideas fit the bill.

Apple Cheddar Pie

I have never had an apple cheddar pie before (I guess it’s a New England thing?!) and right about now I feel like I’ve been missing out on something wonderful. I do love pairing slices of granny smith apples with slices of sharp cheddar, so this seems like a natural progression.  This recipe from Simply Recipes has me wishing I grew up on the east coast!

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