Holidays, Merry Christmas 2016!

Fa  la  la  🎶  la  la,  🎶  la  la  la  la  🎶  !   I wish you faith wonder and Joy!   Merry Christmas! Save Save Save Save Save Save Save

Fearless Friday, Mimosas and Candy Canes

Fearless Friday posted early this week so you would have an extra day for some last minute holiday crafts     A Merry Mimosa sign and mixing station     and candy cane card holders     You can read all about it here I wish you the merriest of holidays!   Full of angels … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Merry Mimosa Bar and Candy Cane Easels

Whew, here we are, December 23!     For a little extra jolly I painted a sign for our bar     Which is all set up as a Merry Mimosa Station     Help yourself!     I used a short piece of board and painted it black     I wanted to incorporate … Continue reading

Tablescapes, JOY!

Tis three days before Christmas   And right by the tree     Is a table for two     For Santa and me     Thoughts of Joy fill our hearts     We can’t wait until it all starts!     A special Santa looks down from above     Waiting to fill … Continue reading

The Organized Life, Christmas Menu & Last Minute Ideas

  I spent part of Sunday polishing the menu for our family Christmas Eve Lunch with Santa   If you can take some time a week or so in advance of an event, to make a master grocery list and timeline,  you will be giving yourself a present  🎁 There’s no formal dining for the … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Prosciutto & Pesto Puff Pastry Tree

How about a last minute Wow recipe…     A prosciutto and pesto filled puff pastry Christmas tree!     There was a gingerbread house decorating party on a recent cold Saturday afternoon at the North Pole, and we needed something warm and wonderful to nosh on     I remembered that I had a … Continue reading

Creations, Gingerbread House Cake

Gingerbread is the December flavor of the month, and it has inspired several creations!     I made a fun little cake a few days ago, and decorated it like it was a gingerbread house     With a green wreath “roof”, gummy Christmas trees and bushes…     The boys got home from school … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Dining at the South Pole

We love to dine alfresco at the “South Pole,” weather permitting     There is nothing better than a little porch sitting       Snowflakes are a rarity here, so instead of flakes ❄️ We have flake plates!     Santas gather in their warm weather suits     These Santas wear flip flops, … Continue reading

Home Decor, Frosty’s Day at the Spa

We have a little Christmas fun every year with Frosty frolicking in “the Loo”     Sometimes he takes a Bubble Bath     And sometimes he takes A Shower     So, you can be sure the powder room is the first place the kiddos look when they arrive!     They make a … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Hark the Herald Angels Sing!

Welcome to day 5 of the Holiday Tablescape Blog Hop! What a fabulous week of stunning tables!   I am celebrating the holiday season with singing angels this year     What better way to bring on the holiday cheer!     Come on in and join the chorus,     It will be so … Continue reading

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