A Classic Tablescape

I always love this time of year; all of the festivites and family dinners tend to put me in a good mood. Plus, it’s not very often that there’s a reason to deck out our table for a meal, but the holiday season is the perfect time to do so. This part of decorating can […]

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Creating a Thanksgiving Tablescape

This time of year is always my favorite: the weather gets colder (we’ve already had a tiny bit of snow), weekends are spent cozying up with a warm blanket and a book, and there is always so much good food to be had, especially at Thanksgiving. Usually I am much more concerned about the menu […]

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My Simple Fall Decorations

Fall is a pretty short season here in Southeast Alaska and we don’t have too many deciduous trees changing color. We do have stormy fall weather, though, and there is something about being snuggled up on the couch while it’s raining and blowing 30mph outside. Zach, Peter, and I tend to be gone during October, so I […]

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Decorating Our Home for the Holidays

     I decorate minimally for the seasons: maybe fresh-cut flowers during the spring and summer, and a couple of tiny pumpkins for the fall. For winter, we put up our tree, hang our stockings, and string some lights for about a month, but that’s usually it. I was feeling a little more festive this season, […]

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