A Thanksgiving Table

This post is done in partnership with The White Company. All opinions, however, are my own.

Decorating your Thanksgiving table may not seem high on your list of priorities when you’ve got turkey, juggling a million side dishes in the oven, and an extra bed for Aunt Ethel to worry about, but I always like to make mine a little extra special. Let’s face it, there aren’t really many opportunities to decorate for Thanksgiving, so I like to make the holiday a little more festive any way I can. With a few timeless pieces and some grocery store finds, you can transform your table into a Thanksgiving wonderland. Is that a thing? No? Well, I’m making it a thing.

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Finding pieces that can be used to decorate everyday, on special occasions and for holidays is key because then you’re getting more bang for your buck. Enter The White Company – a UK-based lifestyle brand with over 23 years of expertise in British-designed, artisan-made, and hand-finished pieces (and luckily for me they’ve just opened a store nearby at the Mall in Short Hills!). I started with a few pieces from their holiday collection, which could easily be used any other time of the year, and filled in with some pieces I already had and some simple finds from my grocery store.

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Housekeeping!

I often receive comments on Instagram from people asking how I keep my home so tidy with four boys.  I wish I could say I wave my magic wand or wiggle my nose and poof! everything is put away, the dishwasher has been emptied and my floors are sparkling, but no.  It really just boils down to me not sitting on my butt and staying on top of the mess.

This is not groundbreaking information and I’m not reinventing the wheel, this I know, but maybe you’ll find some helpful tips, or maybe you’ll roll your eyes and wonder why I started this blog up again.  Who knows!

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