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Autumn Centerpieces

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Decorative seasonal centerpieces can really brighten up your home. Autumn is my favorite time of year. I love the colors of Autumn. I’m always trying out different arrangement styles. Whether using food, gourds, votive candles, or flowers, gives a personal touch to any room in your home. These are a few of my Autumn Centerpieces.

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Citrus With Fennel Fronds Centerpiece

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My Hanging Organic Herb Garden And Summertime Flowers

Hanging Herb Garden

My hanging herb garden is thriving! My Hanging Herb Garden And Summertime Flowers are on the move.

Tarragon

Tarragon above I use in so many of my chicken and seafood dishes.

English Lavender

The Lavender above smells so good. I like adding the blooms to sugar. Lavender sugar makes a great gift.

Chive Flowers

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The Chives are blossoming.

Flat Leaf Italian Parsley

Italian Flat-Leaf Parsley is used in most of my dishes because of its great flavor.

Thyme

Above is my fresh Thyme. The lemony flavor is perfect for chicken.

Sweet Basil (2)

Sweet Basil with its lemony minty flavor goes with just about everything. I’d say, it’s the one herb I use the most.

Oregano

Above is my Italian Oregano, a super-strong herb so you don’t need much. Great in Tex-Mex dishes.

Oregano

More Oregano! This is the Greek variety.

Rosemary

My Rosemary is definitely outgrowing this pot!

Sage

Sage is one of those herbs that reminds me of the holidays. A peppery-rosemary flavor that’s super earthy.

Mint

Above is my fresh Mint. Great for desserts, salads and so much more. Below are pictures of flowers from around my house.

Lavender

Lavender can be used in so many ways. I love making Lavender sugar.

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My bright red Gerberas are part of the daisy family.

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Perennials are great because they’re ever-changing with each season.

Hibiscus

Hibiscus

Hibiscus bushes are perfect anywhere in your garden.

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One a year the Dragon Lilies bloom. Their vibrant orange color screams summertime is coming!

Rain Lillies

Rain Lilies are so beautiful. They seem to pop up everywhere in my garden.

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Sunflowers

Sunflowers are the meaning of summertime.

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Periwinkles look great in large pots.

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Hydrangeas are my favorite flower, NO question!

Hass Avocado Tree

My Hass Avocado tree is just finding its way. I’m talking 10 years before I’ll see any fruit.

Birdhouse

The Cardinals love their birdfeeder.

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My side garden has a variety of flowers and plants like my baby Fig Trees. Can you see them?

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Indoor And Outdoor Decorations For Autumn

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Here’s a great tip for decorating your table for the holidays. Whenever I’m making a centerpiece for a table. This table has four chairs and sits against a window in my house. I’ve placed the centerpiece on the backside of the table so that everyone can see each other when they are seated at the table. There’s nothing worse than having to look over, too large, a centerpiece to see the person you’re trying to have a conversation with!

First, make sure there are contrasting heights to the centerpiece.
Second, you want to keep the color pallet the same throughout the centerpiece.

On my home page, on the right side, there’s a waitress in a red dress. Below her, there are social media icons. If you press the YouTube icon, you’ll be transferred directly to my YouTube channel, cooking videos.

Autumn Decorations

I love to decorate the entrance to my home. Every holiday season gives me new ideas.

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