Always a lover of Autumn, we celebrated the season in very natural stages, and we are well into our holiday preparations, so I thought I'd include this post on a tiny bit of our Harvest Home Decor, and finish up with our Thanksgiving Table for the sake of the record. I'm in an inward thinking season right now, so blogging hasn't been high on my radar as I know I'm needing to work through my thoughts and life, eventually they'll make it onto print somewhere, somehow...
In September, after the summer clean up and getting our home school and student rooms ready, then getting the schedule happening, and finally the baby girls party finished (with post), in Canada, we were READY to embrace all things fall. I've been embracing my functional country chalet home, and letting the decor and seasonal decor reflect that, it's working for me.
The vignette at the top of the stairs to the family room...
Formal Livingroom. There were other touches of fall throughout the house, these were my favs this year.
In honour of the American Thanksgiving yesterday, here are the pics from our Canadian thanksgiving almost 6 weeks ago - lol!
Centerpiece from my flowerbeds this year.
Each place setting had a reading to share at the dinner.
Conversation Starters from pinterest worked really well.
When you're feeding 20, there is no shame in plastics - loved my place cards though.
I love guests who bring good wine :)
My kinda sad attempt at a garland.
My attempt at decorating the hideous light fixture.
Setting up the tripod for the group pic.