Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Christmas Eve Dinner Table

How was your Christmas?

Ours was wonderful and busy.

I have to admit that I am tired,  so today is going to be a day of resting and being lazy.  All extended family are gone and it’s just me and mine.  I’m thinking a movie day is in order.

I do want to share our farm table set up for our Christmas Eve dinner.


dinner 1


dinner 2



dinner 4



dinner 3



dinner 6


Our family dinner table was set up to focus on the greatest Gift ever given…Jesus Christ.


Can I just tell you that this old farm table is the most wonderful place to sit and talk?  We have had the very best conversations here over Thanksgiving and Christmas.    I can only imagine the other families that have set around this same table over the past hundred years and the things they talked about.


Rest, my friends, and enjoy the rest of this beautiful season.


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9 comments:

Coastal Cottage Dreams said...

Amy:

I love your table design....Looks wonderful! That is exactly what my day looks like: RELAXATION!

Sounds like you had a wonderful holiday!

Pattie said...

Amy looks like you all had a great Christmas, the table looks amazing. We are getting snow today, So Monday I took all the Christmas down outside and got everything put away.. Glad I did. Now I'm just waiting for the new year...

It's me said...

Beautiful tables setting warm and cosy your home !!.....love from me...xxx...

Becky C said...

Just loving that beautiful Christmas Eve table, my friend!! I love the tags and cinnamon sticks :) My favorite photo is your entire dining room!! Gorgeous!
I know you are so glad to have some down time after Christmas...enjoy your movie day with those sweet kids :)
Love to all

Blondie's Journal said...

Your dining room loos so warm and cozy...perfect for some good food and conversation! I'm so glad you had a wonderful Christmas. Enjoy a quiet and restful day now!

XO,
Jane

NanaDiana said...

I think dinner table conversations are the best of the best. I love the sweet simplicity of yours, Ames! It is just so YOU! xo Diana

Sandi said...

Your dining room is GORGEOUS Amy!! I love it all!!

Today was a rest day for me too. I think it all finally caught up to me and I was too tired to do anything. :)
Blessings now and in the New Year!!

clustres said...

Love the look of the whites! So inspiring!

saltbox treasures said...

So pretty, Amy! Glad you had a wonderful dinner and celebration with your family. {Yesterday was my day of rest :) }
Have a great day!
~ Julie