Serena Thompson is a part farm girl, part entrepreneur, part chef, part decorator. You may know her as the trusted voice and CEO behind the nationally acclaimed Farm Chicks Vintage and Handmade Fair held in Spokane, Washington. People are struck by her artistic talent, but just as equally touched by her childhood story of growing up without electricity or running water in the woods of Northern California, and how that has shaped her signature style.
If you are looking for direction on how to create a down home Christmas, look no further than Serena. From foraging in the woods for evergreen boughs, to homemade pies, to porch decorating tips, to how to make a natural Christmas tree look beautiful, we talk about the elements that create a Farm Chicks’ holiday.
Don’t miss this insider peek into Serena’s life during this special and meaningful time of year. She is full of helpful tips and ideas, including the secret trick to a good fruit pie!
You can listen to this episode here.
Some things you heard on the show:
How to set a Christmas table
ashleylynnphotography.com – online photography class
Sylvia Fontaine’s Feasting at Home food blog and Instagram account
Papermart.com – where Serena buys her ribbon
How to make a floral table runner centerpiece
Serena’s pie dough recipe
Snowball Cookies Recipe
Holiday Vintage Shopping
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