herb bouquet tabletop decoration

Starting this evening, The Splendid Table will feature Sally talking to Lynne Rosetto Kasper about the holiday table: how to make makeshift tables and seating for a once-a-year crowd, as well as dandy ways to decorate it. Go to Splendid Table’s site for info on when the show airs in your area, or to download or steam it.

Listen (and watch) are some of Sally’s holiday-helpful Splendid Table guest spots, with recipes:

video: sally making herb salt with lynnne rossetto kasper (now there’s no excuse not to make it!)

homemade holiday food gifts on ‘the splendid table’

sally schneider’s easy menu for holiday entertaining, on ‘the splendid table’

You’ll find a trove of Sally’s recipes on Splendid Table’s site from  her many years of guest spots. Scroll down this page and click what grabs you.

+ Here’s a round-up of recent posts with ideas for simple, festive decorations:

kraft paper table “cloths” and place settings

diy: oversized ripped linen napkins

reminder: you don’t have to iron or hem linen cloths

holiday tabletop decor from the farmer’s market

charming tabletop decoration: diy herb bouquets

tabletop decor idea: vintage toy truck candleholder

fab bird’s nest wreath (+ other found holiday decor ideas)

ping-pong + other makeshift holiday tables


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