Holidays, Coastal Christmas

Welcome to day 4 of the Celebrate and Decorate Holiday Home Hop! It brings me great JOY to have you here!     We don’t spend much time at our coastal home during the holidays       But we love to decorate and enjoy the holiday decor over New Year’s and into January   … Continue reading

Holidays, New Year’s Eve Ideas

What are you doing New Year’s Eve? This year we are hoping to celebrate early in the day watching the Tide play the Washington Huskies to get a slot in the National Championship game Jan. 9 I am wondering how I am going to combine glam with football… I definitely want to serve something that … 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, Dear Santa, Please Bring a sofa!

I was doing a little holiday decorating the other day, Fa la la-ing around… Making a Holiday Bottle Tree Poofing the pillows And feeling very jolly  🎅🏻 Until I stumbled upon this… A hole in the sofa  😱 Isn’t that always the case, just when you think everything is all Jingle Bells   🎶 You step … Continue reading

Creations, Coastal Holiday Sign

HHjr and a friend went snorkeling on a sand bar recently and harvested a bounty of sand dollars     He washed them, dried them in the sun and bleached them for me!     So when life hands you sand dollars, you make a sand dollar holiday sign!     I played around with … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Seas ‘Ns Greetings!

Have you started Christmas decorating in any way? Can you believe it’s been almost a week since Thanksgiving Day? Santa is busy getting ready at the seashore There are baubles, candy canes, ornaments and more… Come have a seat by the driftwood tree Relax in the sun with a view of the sea A rope … Continue reading

Creations, Coastal Christmas

I am not a Black Friday shopper, there’s too much fun stuff to do…like bringing out the decorations and making festive creations! Seas ‘Ns Greetings!     I’ve been making some Coastal Christmas decor     These are fast and easy creations,  a painted sign and a painted wood holiday tree       That … Continue reading