Last Minute Thanksgiving Dinner Ideas

It’s only three days until Thanksgiving and if you are cooking you should not be panicked. I have cooked Thanksgiving dinner for the thirty years and today I am sharing all of my last-minute Thanksgiving dinner ideas and tips. Enjoy and have fun because your dinner is going to be amazing!

thanksgiving dinner tips

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. It is a wonderful holiday to celebrate with family and I get to do my two favorite things: cook and entertain.  Contrary to popular belief, the dinner is not that hard to cook. I have cooked Thanksgiving dinner for over thirty years and today I am hoping to share some Thanksgiving dinner ideas and tips to make the day much easier for you too!

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Thanksgiving Dinner Outdoors

Today I am sharing my Thanksgiving Dinner centerpiece idea. I am also so excited to share our new Arhaus table and chairs!

When we filmed the Ben Affleck movie at our home last year, I assumed the big Thanksgiving Dinner scene would be in our dining room. We have only eaten Thanksgiving Dinner in our dining room, so when they set up the scene on our back patio, I was intrigued. 

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Easy Elegance Wednesdays – Holiday and Decor Tips

I am so excited to share with you Easy Elegance Wednesdays, where we will celebrate simple elegant decor. Today I am sharing one of our Thanksgiving Traditions which is called Pie For Breakfast. 

pie for breakfast

Holiday traditions are one of my most favorite things I love about our family. We have a lot of traditions and every single one of us is adamant about honoring these traditions every year. A few years ago we added a new tradition. And it is called Pie for Breakfast. It’s a pretty simple concept. Just click here to find out what it is.

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Fall Porch Decor Ideas

I loved styling our fall porch with decor and love these colors! You too can add faux fall florals to your porch with these fall porch decor ideas.

fall florals in bucket on table in back porch

It’s not often that I decorate our back porch. And why is that? I have no idea. I had so much fun adding fall porch decor that I am going to try to add decor out here every season. We haven’t spent as much time out here lately because of the heat. But the evenings are cooling off and I can’t wait to dine out here nightly.

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The Five Best Table Setting Tips for Fall Plus a Giveaway

I love setting tables and today I am sharing my best table setting tips for fall. Plus, I am also sharing my new favorite book, But Where Do I Put The Couch and a Giveaway!

I love setting tables and today I am sharing my best table setting tips for fall. Plus, I am also sharing my new favorite book, But Where Do I Put The Couch and a Giveaway!

Setting a table can be intimidating and I often get messages from all of you asking for table setting tips. Since fall is here and I am stying my own fall tables, I thought it might be fun to share five of my favorite table setting tips with you. I am also over the top excited to share my new favorite decorating book, But Where Do I Put The Couch. My two friends Melissa Michaels (The Inspired Room) and Karianne Wood (Thistlewood Farms) have collaborated on this book and it is amazing! Be sure to scroll down past my tips to learn more and enter their giveaway!

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