DIY: Christmas In-A-Word Ornaments


Good morning! Yesterday, I showed you my take on a Melted Snowman ornament.  Today, we are heading in a different direction. It is all about what Christmas means… in a single word.   I started out by coming up with words that “mean” Christmas to me.  Once I put pen to paper, I came up with many.  Too many.  … [Read more...]

DIY: Melted Snowman Ornaments


Today is the official kick-off to my Christmas season and what better way than with a DIY? How about a Melted Snowman Ornament?  Well, here is my version...     Using clear glass ornaments that you can purchase at any craft store (you can also get plastic), fill each one about 1/4 full with kosher … [Read more...]

Five Christmas Stockings You Can Make – Via Martha

Martha Stewart's Sweater Stockings

Good morning! It is the last day of Thanksgiving weekend and I bet by the time the leftovers made their first appearance, many of you had already decked your halls with Christmas. Me?  Not even close. I’m hoping to be able to get some decorating done this week if time allows – a head start before we get our tree next … [Read more...]

4 Christmas Color Schemes


Yes, we are still about a week away from Halloween, but we all know that the mind wanders, ponders and races when you are sick and parked on the couch.  Being down for a few days made my mind race right through to our Christmas tree. For the most part, I tend to do a lot of the same things with our tree each year.  … [Read more...]