Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Simple Pleasures



~ A Quiet Evening ~




~ Candlelight ~




~ Table for Two ~




~Amber Turkeys ~




~ Layers of Rich Colors ~




~ Autumn Details ~




~ Vintage Accents ~




~ Roast Turkey Breast ~
~ Stuffed with Spinach and Pine Nuts ~
~ Rice ~ Green Beans ~




~ Sweet Endings ~



~ A Heart Full of Gratitude ~

~ I Wish You a Thanksgiving of Joyful Abundance ~


~ Click on the Links to Join ~





Sarah
Sarah

The summer we married, my husband was in graduate school, and I was employed as a teacher. We took a portion of our savings that summer and purchased a sailboat. We christened our Catalina 22, “Hyacinths For The Soul” after Saadi’s poem. Our "Hyacinths" provided years of pleasure.

52 comments:

  1. Beautiful table for two! Happy Thanksgiving!

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  2. Hello! That looks quite delicious and such a cozy setting!
    Love your combination of textures and colors!
    happy Thanksgiving,
    Kathy

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  3. Sarah,
    Just beautiful! Love that flatware. Happy Thanksgiving!
    Sherry

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  4. Happy Thanksgiving..what a peaceful joyful abundant table~

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  5. Very pretty table Sarah! Your stuffed turkey looks great! Happy Thanksgiving:@)

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  6. What a beautiful Thanksgiving tablescape...Love, love, love all your pictures Ms. Sarah. Sending you all my very best for a very happy and blessed Thanksgiving. Have a wonderful day my sweet friend.

    Hugs and Kisses,
    ♥Ana

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  7. this is simply beautiful ...

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  8. Dear Sarah,
    this is really a lovely tablescape for two. The colors are so well coordinated and the napkin rings are just divine. The pictures of the Turkey is magazine worthy. I wish you a very happy Thanksgiving.,
    Greetings, Johanna

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  9. I hope you have a very Happy Thanksgiving, Sarah! Good health and many new joys andblessings in the year ahead!

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  10. What a beautiful tablescape, Sarah! Just stopping by to wish you and your family a very happy Thanksgiving!...hugs...Debbie

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  11. This is really an adorable dinner. Love the simplicity yet I can see your love of elegance.

    TY a mill for sharing me the inspiration not just what's in your table, without even in your heart.

    Happy Thanksgiving Day & TTT.

    Hugs,
    /chie

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  12. Sarah, a beautiful post as usual. May you and yours have a wonderful Thanksgiving!

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  13. oh my!
    I would love that amber turkey and all the rest to be honest!
    happy thanksgiving and thank you for sharing!
    baciuss
    brii

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  14. very sweet, just love your artfully created tablescapes! Have a wonderful Thanksgiving with your family, we are so blessed!

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  15. Love the table arrangements . Happy Thanks giving Sarah and other half.

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  16. Hi Sarah! Im your newest follower and im CRAAAAAAAAAZY about your blog! Beautiful Tablescape! I would love for you to visit my Christmas trees and decor...and a GIVEAWAY :)

    *ENTER CUSTOM FLORAL Give-Away Here *

    xoxokara

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  17. How pretty, Sarah!

    Wishing you and yours a happy Thanksgiving!

    XO,
    Jane

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  18. Wishing you a very Happy Thanksgiving! Such a beautiful Table for Two. Love all the detail touches with the acorn embroidered napkins, vintage pieces and amber turkeys.

    Happy Thanksgiving, Sarah!

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  19. Beautiful table. Wishing you and yours a Happy Thanksgiving.
    hugs ~lynne~

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  20. Great looking dinner. I love the napkin rings and the flatware.. Great table. Happy Thanksgivings.

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  21. i am in love with your amber turkey, so cute! darling cookies too~ looks like you you will be having a wonderul thanksgiving, enjoy the day~

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  22. Sarah -
    Oh, I just KNEW you'd have a beautiful post today. Love it all!
    Linda @ A Toile Tale

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  23. I love your table for two. I really like those amber turkeys and the flatware is beautiful, matches your dishes so well.
    Happy Thanksgiving, Sarah.

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  24. Happy Thanksgiving dear friend. I hope you have a wonderful day tomorrow. I adore the color of your wonderful turkeys. They are so warm and wonderful. Your flatware and napkins are lovely. This is a beautiful table as always.

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  25. Hi Sarah,

    Oh I love this table for two! Those covered turkey dishes are so wonderful..now I want some!! Running out of space to put dishes though..lol! Your menu looks and sounds delicious...hope you day is special tomorrow even though I know you have celebrated somewhat already! Thank you for your gift of bloggie friendship this year...I am grateful for all the wonderful people I have come to visit!

    Miss Bloomers

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  26. Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours, Blessings, Mica /The Child's Paper

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  27. Hi Sarah, your flatware is so pretty. Have a wonderful thanksgiving. Linda

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  28. Oh my, those napkin rings are amazing. As is your flatware. Love it all. The dinner looks delicious too.
    Wow!

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  29. Beautiful. The napkin rings and flatware are gorgeous. Are they meant to look like matched set?

    I'd like Where'd they come from? They're really lovely as well.

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  30. Happy Thanksgiving, Sarah! Your food looks so delicious and the setting is so pretty. Beautiful tableware!...Christine

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  31. Oh Sarah, I love every inch of these photos! Such wonderfully displayed collections & beautiful mosaics made with them! I swear, you have some of the nicest treasures in all of blogland.

    Have a wonderfully blessed Thanksgiving day with your family & friends. Yes, we ARE both blessed in many ways.

    Mega Hugs,
    Rett

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  32. Sarah~ What a wonderful table for two, it's going to look especially appealing about 1:00 today when all 17 of us are elbow to elbow, LOL! LOVE your napkin rings & your flatware!

    Hope you have a WONDERFUL Thanksgiving! I'm thankful for your generosity and friendship! You are a delight!

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  33. Good Mornin, Sarah...

    Happy Thanksgiving, my friend! I am out and about early this morning. Just wanted to stop by to wish you and your family a wonderful Thanksgiving!

    You have set a beautiful Thanksgiving table, Sarah! Ohhh...I love your amber glass turkeys...sooo pretty! Love your silver monogrammed napkin rings as well! Mmm..I have never had turkey stuffed with spinach and pine nuts...it looks and sounds delicious!

    Warmest Thanksgiving wishes,
    Chari @Happy To Design

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  34. What a lovely table for two! Wishing you a very Happy Thanksgiving.

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  35. Very inviting and warm Sarah, I could pull up a chair and enjoy every pretty table item.......and then the food (except the turkey - I'm vegetarian!!).

    Have a fabulous Thanksgiving day dear - we're off on our little road trip soon - mild and sunny, trees looking colorful.

    Warm hugs, Mary

    Hope the package arrived!

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  36. Sarah... Happy Turkey Day! Everything looks yummy and festive! Hope your day has been a special one..:) mercedes

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  37. Happy Thanksgiving... I adore your amber turkey. Wonderful tablescape!

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  38. Oh, your turkey is spectacular!! Happy VTT!

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  39. Hi Sara...ope you enjoyed your day today. I love your table and the lines are so pretty too.

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  40. What a pretty and peaceful feast you made for you two. Thank you for sharing it! I hope you enjoy a quiet holiday weekend and that there are few of those cookies left over for you to snack on.

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  41. I hope that your Thanksgiving was truly beautiful.

    Best wishes always,
    Natasha.

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  42. Sarah....what a fabulous table for 2!

    Blessings!
    Gail

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  43. What a sweet table for two! I love the embroidered acorns! This certainly looks like a small table set with great love. Happy Thanksgiving.

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  44. Nice details! Love your menu selection!

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  45. Lovely setting for Thanksgiving. I usually scroll quickly by napkin rings, but yours made me stop for a second look. They are quite wonderful. Thank you for sharing your charming design. Cherry Kay

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  46. Beautiful table you set! I love those little amber turkey dishes and your flatware and napkin rings are gorgeous! Thank you for sharing at Feathered Nest Friday! :)

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  47. Sarah, your table looks beautiful and so does your food. Those napkins are really just too pretty to use, and what wonderful napkin rings. Are they old? laurie

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  48. Your table looks lovely! Love the turkey bowls, so pretty!
    We are recovering today, a loooong day yesterday, nice, but noisy! :)

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  49. What incredibly beautiful napkin rings! So unique!!! I hope you had the most glorious Thanksgiving!!!

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  50. You've been featured at Its So Very Cheri

    http://itssoverycheri.com/2011/11/08/tuesdays-top-that-thanksgiving-tablescapes/

    Cheri

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