November 23, 2006

Being Thankful

This is one of my favorite mornings, 2nd only to Christmas morning. I love getting up in the morning and going in the kitchen to bake my pie and make final preparations, knowing that women all over the country are doing the same thing makes me feel a kinship with all of you. I can't wait to sit and watch the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade with my family and pour over the paper wondering if I will have enough energy to make the early morning trip out tomorrow morning. I thought I'd share a picture of the main table today. I will try to post a picture of the kids table later.


I'm thankful for all the love, friendship and happiness in my life today and always. Happy Thanksgiving to all of you.

Jen

15 comments:

  1. Wishing you a very Happy Thanksgiving! Your table looks amazing ... warm and inviting.

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  2. Your table looks really beautiful. I love the table cloth. The colour is lovely. Happy Thanksgiving to you.
    I just discovered your blog from Primrose Hill so I will enjoy having a good look now.

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  3. Yep. I'd be glad to sit there and eat! I love the brown under-plates...is it transferware? Love the cloth and the little bowls.

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  4. So elegant and pretty! And such a lovely room. We don't even have enough chairs for everyone, but one guest is bringing her own so we're good to go. Getting very hungry and anxious for the feast. Happy day to you.

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  5. Your table looks fabulous! I was also really feeling a kinship while preparing our thanksgiving meal. Hope you had a wonderful day!

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  6. Sooooooooo pretty Jen! Thank you for sharing your Thanksgiving table with us!
    Kim
    P.S. The sweet potatoes were AWESOME! ;-)

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  7. BEEEEEaaaauuuutiul tablecloth! Love IT!
    Amber :)

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  8. Aah Jen your table is truly lovely! It looks like it is straight out of France. I love every single thing about it. I would have loved to have joined your family on Thanksgiving. You are truly blessed with a wonderful family and tons of talent. I'm so glad you are my friend. RJ

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  9. Thank you all for your sweet comments and I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving as well.

    Nonnie- Welcome to my blog. Hope you enjoyed the tour.

    Shabby- Those plates are indeed transferware. They have a turkey on them and were bought at Homegoods.

    Kim- I thought of you went I ate my sweet potatoes this year!

    RJ- You are so sweet. You know you are welcome at my table ANY time!

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  10. i love the table cloth. this is very thanksgiving, and yet very peaceful:) perfecto!

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  11. Just LOVE your blog and decided I had to comment on your table. It's gorgeous! Love everything!!

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  12. Jen, how lovely. I always enjoy seeing how other tables look...yours was beautiful. Thanks for sharing.

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  13. Your table settings look just too too fabulous!! Truly!

    So warm and inviting! Beautiful!

    What a wonderful backdrop to such a special day!!

    Hope it was wonderful!

    Happy Holidays!!
    xoxo Jenny

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