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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Turkey Time

I am almost ready for Thanksgiving Day at my house, it will be a late Thanksgiving dinner since I get off work at 4:30 pm. However it will still be delicious.

I worked on setting my table last night after work and cleaned my silver turkey dome and large tray it sets on. The serving tray was a trophy for some horse show, it has an engraving on tray and I seen it last night for the first time and I have had this tray for years, I like it because it has the handles on the ends and feet on the bottom

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Also this year instead of using a table cloth I purchased this paper with leaves and acorns on it and using it for a table runner on the table and my counter. I set my huge velvet pumpkin in middle of table till we put dinner on the table



Used my green glasses I got at Tuesday Morning once, I usually use clear crystal glasses but wanted some color with any brown and white transfer plates



Since I don't have enough large turkey plates I fill in with my brown and white transfer ship plates



My dome is so shinny clean you can see me taking the picture. When I was much younger I remember older friends and family saying they quit using their silver because it was to hard to clean, I understand that is why usually just one piece at a time is clean at my house .



I hope everyone including our homeless have a good meal someplace this Thanksgiving . I just have a few of the colored luncheon plates




Happy Thanksgiving to you all

14 comments:

  1. It all looks beautiful! Happy Thanksgiving!

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  2. What a cute table. I love the shiny turkey service. Beautiful. Wishing you and yours a great day filled with love, xoxo blessings, Susie

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  3. Wonderful dishes and silver!Happy Thanksgiving!

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  4. I love all of your pretty things...the dome is gorgeous, plates beautiful and especially that big velvet pumpkin. Happy Thanksgiving! Hugs, Diane

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  5. Your table looks so nice and inviting Janice! Love the silverplate tray and dome! Perfect for the turkey!
    Have a blessed Thanksgiving day with your precious family!
    xoxo
    Gina

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  6. Very lovely table and dinnerware. I am right this minute listening to a program on NPR about the stress of living in the USA today with constant activities, people holding down two to three part-time jobs, smartphones, never having nothing to do, etc. etc. and that 50% of adults said they were completely exhausted. And then I read that you are serving Thanksgiving after you get home from work at 4:30 p.m. Gosh, I wished I could help you!

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  7. That turkey dome and your plates are such treasures!! I have never had Thanksgiving at my house but I want the table settings! So pretty.

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  8. Happy Thanksgiving - hope you enjoy your day with your loved ones.

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  9. Have a wonderful thanksgiving weekend!

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  10. Love those colorful turkey plates! Hope your Thanksgiving was a happy one!

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  11. A wonderful able and I know delicious food!

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