OH CHRISTMAS TREE

I was walking my dog one night last week and noticed that many of my neighbors have put up their tree. It is a sight that I just love – the twinkling tree visible through the window. I guess that means it is time for me to get out my holiday decorations and perform the … Continue reading

Bring The Beauty of Nature Inside For Christmas

Nature provides us with many other elements to adorn our homes with this season in addition to her fragrant Frasier firs. Orange Nandina berries and red Holly berries add a bright splash of color to seasonal arrangements and look great tied together with a gold ribbon in a skinny vase. Spray paint magnolia leaves a … Continue reading

Lots of Memories Vintage Christmas tree

Let’s go back to youthful holiday memories. This is an authentically vintage 1950″s decorated Christmas tree right down to the hard-to-find old style tinsel! Some of the ornaments have an interesting history behind them.

A Few of My Favorite Things

As the song says, I have a few of my favorite things for this magical time. Every year around this time, I surround myself with these things that bring joy and fond memories. Sharing them is my gift to you. I start by putting a pot of my special Christmas scent on to boil. The … Continue reading

MAKE YOUR TREE SPECTACULAR!

Even the décor challenged among us can have a beautiful tree! So put on some Christmas music and join the fun with the maids-a-milking. Put the tree topper up before the ornaments. It helps to dictate placement and balance for your ornaments and garland on the rest of the tree. Trees require lots of lights! … Continue reading

ALL AROUND THE HOUSE

Stand still too long in my house this time of year and you will get a decoration hung on you! I love to put Christmas cheer in every room. You will find my decorations hung, draped and swagged in all the nooks and crannies of my home. Want to spread some holiday cheer in your … Continue reading

Christmas Decorating Idea As Seen In A Swiss Design Magazine

The Swiss have a lovely way of presenting holiday decor in their country. The one shown here uses glass ball ornaments and faux poinsettia flowers to create the “beautifully unique that I love!

Lots of Memories Vintage Christmas tree

Let’s go back to youthful holiday memories. This is an authentically vintage 1950″s decorated Christmas tree right down to the hard-to-find old style tinsel! Some of the ornaments have an interesting history behind them.

Christmas Decorating Idea As Seen In A Swiss Design Magazine

The Swiss have a lovely way of presenting holiday decor in their country. The one shown here uses glass ball ornaments and faux poinsettia flowers to create the “beautifully unique that I love!

Set A Beautiful Holiday Table

Are you looking to set the picture perfect holiday table for your family and friends? It is easy and fun and I will show you how! Many times we have to press chairs from around the home to seat all our guests. Get a coordinated look for them by wrapping festive ribbons or fabrics around … Continue reading