Picturing the perfect Thanksgiving table is easy - just think of the food! My family's table will be covered with dishes like my sister's famous mashed potatoes, maple butternut squash, my mom's stuffing (out of this world!) and of course, a glistening turkey with all the fixings. It will also have tons of calligraphy on it - in many forms - because there are so many fun and crafty DIY ways to incorporate calligraphy into the tablescape.Read More
this year I was lady mary from downton abbey! :)
I type this with a bowl of Halloween candy in front of me, and it's
tempting thing ever. I already took a little bag of peanut M&Ms, but that is
it. I had enough sugary treats and halloween-themed goodies over the weekend at our annual halloween party - and it was a blast. I was Lady Mary Crawley from Downton Abbey, and I do have to say, the costume was a hit! $12 on gloves, and that was it. the rest, I owned!
It was a festive weekend, with lots of oranges and yellow hues in the leaves outside; weather that actually required some sort of coat, and plenty of pumpkin-everything to be had. Georgia and Scout even dressed up to add to the mood :)
Highlights from the weekend...
a crisp morning walk in the park along a hidden creek
eating rice krispies for breakfast on sunday morning (oops)
+ both S and I working late into friday yet meeting for a quick, much needed dinner date
starbucks hot chocolate
wearing my grey wool cape (!!!) for cooler weather
having a bonfire, sharing spooky classics like
, our tradition
have a happy week! can you BELIEVE that this week, it will be november?