Category Archives: Thanksgiving

halloween white

Not a color we typically associate with Halloween, I know.  But hey, you’re over here in a fantasy land called Wednesday White and this is how we roll.  The one way I like to see orange and black is surrounded by gobs of white.  Like this adorable white Connecticut cottage owned by Country House Magazine […]

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classic fall decor + $100 giveaway

I love the Fall, but I’m pretty picky about styling with fall-inspired decor.  Not a big fan of things like plastic-y orange pumpkins, candy corn colored canisters, or faux leaf wreaths.  I like to keep things as fresh, simple, and elegant as possible.  Partly because I’m already trying to disguise the inevitable kid piles and messes dotted […]

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simple entertaining

On one hand I LOVE this time of year.  On another hand, I always start to freak a little as we catapult into crazy Christmas deadlines (my calendar officially exploded last night).  Everybody in blogland seems to be posting about their holiday decorating…which I have not yet started, gasp.  Soooo, I’m going to take a […]

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I’m so excited for Thanksgiving because our cousins are coming down to spend the holiday with us! Meet Ivy, Lolly, and Wynne. Love them. When they come to visit we always try to maximize beach time, a healthy amount of lounging, and riding time (Ivy is an avid equestrian).  During Thanksgiving, we end up piling […]

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