Neutral + Vintage Christmas mantel


I am excited to share my vintage, homemade, and neutral Christmas mantel with you today. This mantel is so different in many ways than my past Christmas mantels. Here was last year’s mantel – all burgundy and gold.  This year I am trying to leave out as much red/burgundy from my decorations as possible.  Just […]

The twinkling Christmas tree in my house


  I love Christmas!  I love all the lights, the sounds of Christmas music playing, the parties and family get-togethers, shopping, decorating, baking, watching Christmas movies over and over again on Hallmark, special church programs, and remembering Christ’s birth – such a wonderful time of year! And there is just something about sitting in the […]

5 days of Christmas inspiration: Trimmed Trees


  So your mantel should be all decked out by now!   If not, check out some of the inspiration from yesterday’s post on Merry Mantels. Today we are going to talk about the next biggest item in Christmas decorating – a Trimmed Tree! Real vs. artificial Now we could debate the real vs. artificial […]