Embroidered Tree Skirt  My husband LOVES Christmas.  The first Christmas we were married he came up with the idea to make our own tree skirt and embroider the Year and our names above the year to commemorate each new Christmas season.  I bought two white twin size sheets and cut out the skirt shape… Read More »


 T’WAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN                                       This is one of the fun Christmas Countdown’s that my kids look forward to every year.  Each day a different part of the picture gets put up.  It could be a reindeer, the fire, or the milk and cookies.  There is a schedule which we go by and… Read More »


CHRISTMAS TOUR OF MY HOME I am joining the home tour party over at THE NESTER KELLY’S CORNER and HOOKED ON HOUSES I love decorating for Christmas I have pictures of several different vignettes and scenes for you to enjoy and maybe even be inspired by.  The pictures below are of all the wonderful Christmas… Read More »


I love to see all the beautiful Nativity sets this time of year.  We have several in our home and I hope to add more in the years to come.  Such a wonderful, peaceful and meaningful way to decorate.  So, the following pictures are the Nativities gracing our home this Christmas Season.   This whirly-gig is one of our favorites.  We… Read More »



 This is a picture of one of the countdowns that we do every year.  We have been doing this particular one for at least 12 years.  In fact, this is the first Christmas countdown we started as a tradition.  It is one of the kids favorites, because they get to open a present.  I have… Read More »