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Dress Up Your Dining Table!

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Dress Up Your Dining Table!

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and as one of the most-celebrated meals of the year, it requires a bit of planning and preparation in order to deliver a fabulous fall feast that people will remember! While the turkey, mashed potatoes and pumpkin pie are more than likely the number one priority, and quite rightly so, the table decoration is also an important part of the celebrations. Such a special occasion deserves an elevated dining experience, and a beautifully styled table can deliver just that!  While there’s no one right way to decorate for Thanksgiving, the greenery and flowers of...

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Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving

 Thanksgiving is the holiday that, for many, symbolizes family, food and feelings of being very fortunate. It’s a long weekend that kick-starts the fall season, and is traditionally a time when relations get together, usually celebrating with a huge feast. But why exactly are we celebrating?  Though Thanksgiving has officially been observed in Canada since 1879, traditionally to commemorate the harvest and other blessings from the year gone by, it actually predates this time. Traditions of giving thanks were observed long before the arrival of European settlers in North America. Many First Nations communities across the country have traditions of...

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