Tuesday, September 30, 2008

Fall Pretties and a Menu





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I'm a little late to the game, but here's the menu for the week:

MONDAY: Chicken burgers with green beans and mashed potatoes
TUESDAY: tacos
WEDNESDAY: Shrimp Chicken Skillet served over a bed of rice
THURSDAY: Beef Stroganoff - this recipe looks delicious!
FRIDAY: Pizza or leftovers - it's date night

Last week, I made the Fiesta Chicken and by far, my hubby said that was the best thing I have made in a while. It was a hit! If your family likes Mexican food this is a great dish to prepare - really yummy!


Here are some more fall pics from around my home. These are in my dining room. Enjoy!

Thrown together from my fall stash, but I like how it turned out.


I love this table centerpiece and make it every year. I use a favorite item of mine to hold all of the leaves, pumpkins, gourds, pine cones and corn - my long, rectangular copper tray. It's definitely fall around here!


Another shot of the white pumpkin on the little antique table - simple, but pretty.



9 comments:

Sandy Toes said...

I love those balls under the table so cute and fun!
-Sandy toes

duchess said...

Everything looks beautiful.

blessed mama said...

When's dinner? I'll be there at 6:00. Hee hee!

Rambling Girl said...

Dang the menu sounds yummy! Can I come for dinner?

Love your decorations!

Shannon said...

I love all your fall pretties!

Heather @ Home said...

Loving all your fall decor! FYI...went to Michael's today and all fall foliage is 50% off. Don't know if you have a Michael's there or not. By the way, what time is dinner? :)

Meg said...

Thanks for following up on my fireplace dilemma! I have not forgotten.. I am making mistreatments as we speak, and looking to paint it very soon! I will update pictures!

The fiesta chicken recipe sounds yummy.. is that available on your blog??

I have been reading these last few weeks.... it's such a fun blog. Thanks for the fall ideas!

Half of the Style Sisters said...

Love your header with the pumpkins and your cute halloween decor.

Karin

Diane@A Picture is Worth.... said...

Hi,
Your menu sounds yummy! Maybe I should post mine. Wonder if I would stick with it??

I love all your fall decor. The white pumpkin with the berries is very classy.
Diane

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It is to have no trouble.
It is never to be fretted or vexed, irritable or sore,
To wonder at nothing that is done to me,
to feel nothing done against me.
It is to be at rest when nobody praises me,
And when I am blamed or despised;
it is to have a blessed home in myself
where I can go in and shut the door
and kneel to my Father
in secret and be at peace,
as in a deep sea of calmness, when all
around and about is trouble.