Tag Archives: Christmas

Christmas Home Tour- Part One

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Hello friends! Are you ready for Christmas?  Oh we are so ready around here! We’ve been busy baking new recipes, making homemade gifts, and watching “Elf” over & over 🙂 Love this time of year!   I wanted to share a tour of our home decorated for Christmas this year… (no words…just photos) Welcome to our […]

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Handmade Gifts- Soaps

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  Hello to all my sweet friends out there! I promised I’d share some of our homemade Christmas gift ideas with you this Holiday season… I wanted to share with you my first soap-making adventure. I’ve been wanting to try making soaps at home… so I researched and found some great recipes HERE on Martha […]

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Dried Orange Garland

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  Hey sweet friends!  How was your Thanksgiving? Relaxing, I hope 🙂 We enjoyed a day with family eating a delicious Thanksgiving dinner! And we got into the Christmas spirit early this year… adding fresh greenery and making some homemade decorations during our Thanksgiving break together. I’ve always wanted to try drying orange slices. So […]

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Homemade Gift Ideas

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Hey my friends! It’s gift-giving time. My favorite gifts to give are homemade goodies, straight from the heart 🙂 Here are a few ideas to consider, especially if you like fresh fruits for the Holidays. A Cranberry Wreath Even little hands can pitch in! Just cut a piece of steelwire, which is flexible, and string […]

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Cherry Almond Bars

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Hey my friends! Are you busy baking Christmas goodies? We have been! Here is an easy recipe I found in the Gooseberry Patch Christmas 2009 magazine. Cherry Almond Bars You HAVE to try these! They are so easy to make… But best of all, they are delicious! This magazine has over 100 recipes, easy decorating […]

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Christmas Buffet Table

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Hey my friends! Happy White Wednesday to you all! Today I’m sharing my buffet table in the dining room. This is one of my favorite tables to change for every season.  (or every week if the feeling should come over me) If you have been following along for a while, you may know about this […]

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Dining Table Sparkle

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Hey my friends! How is your Monday going? I wanted to share my dining room table with you today. I used natural pieces once again to tie in with the rest of the dining room decor. Pinecones, evergreen trimmings, and an old French grain sack. I found this grain sack for a wonderful price at […]

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Christmas Treasures

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Hey my friends! Only 20 days until Christmas? Wow! It’s coming fast 🙂 Here are some more photos of my kitchen all dressed in Christmas decor. Next week we will be having a little gingerbread baking party. My mom started this tradition about 7 years ago with her grand kids. The week before Christmas, we […]

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