Thanksgiving

The Best Pumpkin Recipes You’ll Want to Make

Cooler weather, colorful leaves and the year’s best holidays are just some of the reasons we love fall. We would be remiss, though, not to mention pumpkin in that list! Savory or sweet, the best pumpkin recipes always keep us coming back for more! Happy Friday! We are still in the thick of warm weather here, but getting glimpses of fall in the changing leaves and cooler morning breezes. Whether it’s balmy and sunny or cool and breezy where you are, nothing should stop you from making one of these delicious Pumpkin recipes this …

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Thanksgiving Pies You’ll Want To Make

From pumpkin to chocolate and pecan to blackberry, there’s a world of delicious Thanksgiving Pies out there! Read on for some of my favorite pies to make this holiday season, including gluten free and vegan pies. I’ll spare you the Pie-Day puns and just come right out and say Happy Friday, friends! Both the girls have next week off so we are headed into a nine day fall break and I’m so excited to break out the flour, butter and eggs and spend some slow time in the kitchen. I haven’t made a single loaf of pumpkin bread …

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5 Ways to Slow Down and Savor this Thanksgiving

(This post is sponsored by Crate & Barrel. All opinions are my own. All products featured are linked below!) I hosted my first Thanksgiving at the ripe old age of 27. We had just moved into our first home and I was eager to get down to the nitty gritty of home ownership—hosting included! That morning I lovingly kicked Aaron out of the house and sat down with my grid that I had constructed a couple of days prior. It laid out exactly what time I should start prepping and cooking each dish to ensure that everything had time in the oven and …

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Why a Wine and Cheese Party is the only Friendsgiving to host this Year…

(This Friendsgiving post is sponsored by Bed, Bath & Beyond. All thoughts and opinions are my own.) In August, when it was over a hundred degrees out, I began looking ahead at our holiday calendar and thinking through the types of content we wanted to create this holiday season… as one does in August. Two themes kept coming up. The first, simplicity. I knew I wanted to remove every possible barrier for people to get together and connect during the holidays. Secondly, I want to focus on substance over surface, on putting the …

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