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WHAT WE’RE THANKFUL FOR

WHAT WE’RE THANKFUL FOR

Posted by on Nov 27, 2013 in Thanksgiving | 0 comments

The holiday season is finally upon us, and here at Harry & David, we know the frenzy well. Between planning your holiday meal, getting gifts for friends and family and decorating the house, it can be difficult to slow down and enjoy the things that truly matter. Luckily, the season starts off with a day that’s all about giving thanks and recognizing...

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TOP TEN WAYS TO SIMPLIFY THANKSGIVING

TOP TEN WAYS TO SIMPLIFY THANKSGIVING

Posted by on Nov 23, 2013 in Thanksgiving | 0 comments

Hosting Thanksgiving dinner can make even the bravest of home cooks tremble in their house slippers. But this year, fear not. Set some reasonable goals and create a game plan for yourself. Remember, Thanksgiving is about sharing a feast with the people you care about. So make it easy on yourself. You’ll spend more time with your loved ones and less time...

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A Centerpiece Idea Worth Sharing from Sandy Coughlin, Author of Reluctant Entertainer

A Centerpiece Idea Worth Sharing from Sandy Coughlin, Author of Reluctant Entertainer

Posted by on Nov 14, 2013 in Christmas, Entertaining, Flowers & Plants, Holidays, Thanksgiving | 7 comments

Sandy Coughlin, our guest blogger from Reluctant Entertainer, shares how table centerpieces can liven up your home during the holidays. When thinking ahead to the holiday season and setting my Thanksgiving table, I love the option of using a beautiful harvest wreath as a table centerpiece, with a few candles. There’s nothing like a fresh wreath to...

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Melissa Michaels, author of The Inspired Room reviews our Holiday Turkey Feast

Melissa Michaels, author of The Inspired Room reviews our Holiday Turkey Feast

Posted by on Nov 8, 2013 in Entertaining, Thanksgiving | 0 comments

We sent Melissa Michaels, author of The Inspired Room our Holiday Turkey Feast. Sharing a gourmet meal this easy to prepare brought out the best parts of Thanksgiving dinner. Time together, and plenty of leftovers. My favorite thing about the holidays is decorating and creating a welcoming ambience for family and friends. While I love to eat good food,...

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Rethinking Thanksgiving Dinner

Rethinking Thanksgiving Dinner

Posted by on Nov 7, 2013 in Entertaining, Thanksgiving | 1 comment

Sharing a fine meal with family and friends during the holidays has a real celebratory feel. It can have its challenges, though. Like spending so much time in the kitchen cooking the meal, running back and forth setting the table and playing bartender serving drinks that you miss your own party. No one wants to miss their own party. So let us give you a...

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FLOWERS FOR THE HOLIDAYS

FLOWERS FOR THE HOLIDAYS

Posted by on Oct 30, 2013 in Christmas, Entertaining, Flowers & Plants, Thanksgiving | 0 comments

In the winter months, after all the autumn leaves have fallen, things tend to look a bit bleak. But that’s okay, because we get to bring bright Christmas flowers and plants like amaryllises and paperwhites into the house to liven things up. Especially for the holidays.   As a host or hostess at the holidays, you always want to make sure your house is...

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