5x Christmas Decorations above the Table

Christmas decorating is in full swing and I can’t wait to show you what I’ve done this year. Browsing the internet I stumbled upon a few great ideas to decorate the dining table, and above it. You can literally hang anything you like above your table that fits in with your theme. From feathers, to […]

Dress your Table for Thanksgiving

I love the colour palette that is currently trending in interior design and Christmas decorations: pale pink, rusty brown, and warm burgundy combined with copper and gold. The funny thing is that these colours were also hip in 2002 when I bought my home. Consequently, I have a whole stock of burgundy and rusty brown […]

Thanksgiving table setting

Thanksgiving is only a few weeks away and somehow I’m less pre-occupied with it than other years. It might have something to do with the nice weather, and prolonged summer, creating a feeling of early autumn instead of mid November. What I love most about Thanksgiving is developing and experimenting with new recipes, and creating […]

Christmas inspiration in The Quintessential Magazine

Do you know Quintessential Magazine? I only discovered this (FREE!) e-magazine a few days ago and I instantly fell in love with the concept, the photography and the subjects. After browsing the latest holiday edition I couldn’t stop and also read their previous issues. The latest issue is an inspirational resource for the festive season with […]

Easter recap: Family, Food and Flowers

Wow the long weekend flew by, didn’t it?! And setting the clock to day light saving time didn’t help either. Nevertheless, I enjoyed the coldest Easter of all times. My home was boasting with flowers in an array of colours. My dinner table was adorned by the branches with lovely birds as a focal point, […]

6 Easter Place settings to impress your guests

Only ten more days till Easter. The Easter brunch table setting is always my highlight as I love to create different festive table tops. I’ve been experimenting with a few sample place settings to inspire you. Which one is your favourite? (for product descriptions/sales points scroll down) 1. a bird’s nest Not all of us […]