Thanksgiving Party: Emily’s Little Turkey Party

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Thanksgiving Party: Emily’s Little Turkey Party.  Looking for a fun Thanksgiving themed birthday party idea?  Check out this cute little turkey party styled by Parties by Tiersha.  Be sure to checkout all of our Thanksgiving Party ideas. I love the idea of holiday themed birthday parties.  It’s such a fun way to double dip into those decorations you already have.  I mean what’s better than knowing you already have a fabulous Chirstmas tree centerpiece for that Christmas birthday party or {Read More}

Thanksgiving Party: Four Parties to be Thankful for…

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Thanksgiving Party: Four Parties to be Thankful for…  It’s almost Thanksgiving time!!  Are you planning a Thanksgiving feast or party?  Be sure to checkout all our Thanksgiving ideas and inspirations. I don’t know about you, but I for one LOVE looking at all the amazing parties that are floating around for Thanksgiving.  So many creative ideas.  I always feel like even when I try to decorate our Thanksgiving table, it just gets overrun with food.  I guess we either need {Read More}

Holiday Baking: Easy Pumpkin Pie

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So tomorrow is Thanksgiving, and I am in the midst of last minute preparations.  It’s funny to me how many different family traditions and variations of traditions exist from family to family. My husband and I have been together for several years now, so our previous traditions have managed to sift through the strainer of “what works for us”…but I remember the first few years when we had dramatically different ideas of what the holidays meant. On Thanksgiving…I expect to {Read More}

Thanksgiving: A Thankful Thanksgiving Table

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With Thanksgiving right around the corner, I’m trying to get everything ready…which of course means deciding what I’m going to do with my Thanksgiving table.  I’m back and forth over whether or not I want to do something oriented around my little ones, or if I want to be a little less “mommy” and a little more “grown-up”.  Ultimately, in my house, “mommy” typically wins!  Last year I used our Thankful Party Decorations to spice up the table… I hung {Read More}

Thanksgiving: Turkey Crafts

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I LOVE Thanksgiving.  The food, the family, even the football. I love the smells of Thanksgiving and the togetherness. I love the time spend reflecting on all the things in our life to be thankful for.  It’s one of my favorite days of the year. I don’t know about ya’ll, but one of the challenges I face with holiday celebrations is keeping the kiddos entertained long enough to actually get food on the table.  Even with loads of family around, {Read More}

Thanksgiving: A Brief Thanksgiving History Lesson

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Let me preface this post with a brief disclaimer: The following post is partially educational, partially religious and completely honest.  If any of the aforementioned do not sound like your cup of tea and you are not in the mood for a Thanksgiving history lesson, Happy Thanksgiving…enjoy your pumpkin pie. Otherwise, continue reading at your own risk…

Thanksgiving Food to be Thankful for {PINTEREST}

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I had a former student text me the other day asking for help filling out a college application. (You might be wondering what this has to do with Thanksgiving Treats, I promise I’ll get there!!)  He had a whole long list of strengths for himself, but couldn’t think of any weaknesses…It made me chuckle at the time because his “attitude” came to the forefront of my mind based solely on the question:) But then I really started thinking…don’t we all {Read More}