Drilled Craft Pumpkin Luminaries | #michaelsmakers

Drilled Craft Pumpkin Luminaries | #michaelsmakers

Drilled Craft Pumpkin Luminaries | #michaelsmakers - It's the beginning of September and I can already feel the chill in the air this morning. While we still have a couple more weeks until the official beginning of fall, that is enough for me to begin thinking about changing leaves, autumn activities and, of course, all things pumpkin! It will be a few more weeks before these festive beauties are ready to be harvested at our local roadside stand, so we couldn't resist bringing a couple of craft pumpkins home from the Michaels ‘pumpkin Continue reading

Craft Pumpkin Candle Holders |#michaelsmakers

Craft Pumpkin Candle Holders |#michaelsmakers

Craft Pumpkin Candle Holders - #michaelsmakers | September is finally here and we are highly anticipating the arrival of fall. We have a few festivities lined up the next couple of months so I'm anxious to get a jump start on our fall decor. It will be a few more weeks before the pumpkins are ready to be harvested at our local roadside stand, so I made a trip to Michaels Pumpkin Patch for some early picking. This year I decided to turn our pumpkins into some Craft Pumpkin Candle Holders as part of the Michaels Makers September Continue reading

Banana Pumpkin Nut Muffins in a Jar Recipe

Banana Pumpkin Nut Muffins in a Jar Recipe

Banana Pumpkin Nut Muffins in a Jar Recipe #ChiquitaCookingLab | This post brought to you by Chiquita Banana. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Under the Table and Dreaming. Baking season has begun. It's my favorite time of year to spend some extra time in the kitchen baking seasonal treats for family and friends. Today I've teamed up with #ChiquitaCookingLab to share a fun twist on a old time favorite. Ripened bananas never go to waste around here, as we have been making this incredibly easy banana muffin recipe for a Continue reading

Thanksgiving Table Setting | setting a fall tablescape with Better Homes and Gardens

Thanksgiving Table Setting | setting a fall tablescape with Better Homes and Gardens

Thanksgiving Table Setting | setting a fall tablescape with Better Homes and Gardens  Thanksgiving dinner is one family tradition I look forward to the most this time of year. Nothing is more precious than gathering friends and family around the table to celebrate, reminiscence, and give thanks. Since we won't be entertaining before the big day I finished up our Thanksgiving table setting last week. There are a few things I'll have to touch up before the feast arrives, like the flowers and bread placecards, but for the most part I'm just Continue reading

Printable Thanksgiving Menu Template | making printables with the silhouette machine

Printable Thanksgiving Menu Template | making printables with the silhouette machine

Printable Thanksgiving Menu | This week I'm putting together our Thanksgiving table. For any entertaining that involves serving food I always like to print out a menu for our guests. It not only is a quick and simple way to display what will be served for the guests, but mainly keeps me on track in the kitchen as I get the dishes together. This years printable was designed using the software that came with my Silhouette machine. I find the Studio Designer software to be incredibly easy to use - especially when resizing, aligning and Continue reading

How to Make a Wooden Wheelbarrow Planter | fall wheelbarrow outdoor pumpkin display

How to Make a Wooden Wheelbarrow Planter | fall wheelbarrow outdoor pumpkin display

How to make a wooden wheelbarrow planter | This time of year it seems as though we can't leave the store without another pumpkin, gourd or other piece of harvest inspired paraphernalia. My little guy loves grabbing something new for our collection each visit. (and I admit, I love this time of year just as much and may sneak in my own piece... or two) While we have been working on sprucing up the yard the past couple of weeks - I decided a wooden wheelbarrow would create the perfect home for displaying all of these gathered fall Continue reading

Easy Semi-Homemade Pumpkin Coffee Cake + 10 Simple Last Minute Dessert Recipes

For those hosting dinner tomorrow, I am sure most of you are already prepared and ready to go. I still have a last minute trip in the middle of the craze to look forward to later on today! If dessert is on the list and you're looking for an addition to those delicious traditional pies - here are a few last minute dessert recipes that are simple to prepare, easy to assemble and sure to delight. I shared a peek of this semi-homemade pumpkin coffee cake yesterday, in the sharpie decorated bowls . ~which I think would make adorable Continue reading

Mini Pinwheel Thankful Garland Banner

Happy Thanksgiving My Friends. I have so much to be thankful for this year ~and truly grateful for each and every one of you. I had great intentions of creating a meaningful 'thankful' project this year however, the past few weeks have flown by very quickly. I did mange to pull together this fast and easy Paper Thankful Garland made from a few supplies I had stored away. It can be made in less than an hour and customized by you, your family and even left blank for your holiday guests to fill. Materials Needed: Scrapbooking Paper Continue reading

60 Stylish Table Settings for Thanksgiving – Tablescape Ideas and Inspiration {Daily Buzz Moms 9X9}

60 Stylish Table Settings for Thanksgiving – Tablescape Ideas and Inspiration {Daily Buzz Moms 9X9}

Hello. Hope everyone is having a wonderful weekend so far. I am really anxious to start going through my Christmas boxes after the incredible week of inspiring projects. If you happen to miss the Handmade Holiday Series you can check out all twenty five guests {here}. As exited as I may be to break out the red and green, I still have a table I need to dress for Thursday. From casual and fun to chic and sophisticated - there are no boundaries when it comes to selecting a theme for your holiday table to fit your own personal tastes. This Continue reading

50 Thanksgiving Place Card Crafts & Projects {Saturday Inspiration and Ideas}

While I have a fond love for fall decor, I have to admit the weeks leading up to Thanksgiving I am totally ready to break out the mistletoe and holly. We usually host our family dinner so I do spend some time trying to keep the fall season alive when planning the table decor. With just a week and a half left, this weeks Saturday Inspiration and Ideas is packed with place card settings to add the perfect final touch to your holiday table. Traditionally place cards suggest a larger formal sit down dinner party; however place cards can be used to Continue reading