Friendsgiving 2015

I hosted my third annual Friendsgiving event this past weekend. It’s one of my favorite get togethers that I have because it’s centered around food and friends – what’s not to love?! I went simple with the tablescape – West Elm votives, Paper Source paper place mats, tree stumps, and pine cone name cards. I may have collected the pinecones during a tipsy outing¬†tailgating one day a few weekends ago. Decorating is always on the mind. ūüôā I put a folding table in the middle of the living room so there would be plenty of room and seating.¬† I always like to play a movie in the background to add to the ambience. This year’s choice: The Holiday. My goodness that movie is good.¬†¬†My bar cart looks a little sad. I had every intention of putting out the sangria that I had made with cute wine glasses but it just didn’t happen. Instead, the sangria stayed chilled in the fridge ¬†in a plastic pitcher and the guests refilled as needed…I mean, you can do that at Friendsgiving, right? I made Sally’s¬†Honeycrisp Sangria¬†and it was pretty great. I’ll definitely make again.¬† I designed this menu using¬†Canva¬†and then got it printed. I … Continue reading Friendsgiving 2015