Posts tagged with: Holiday Decor

Winter Holiday Decor

It’s been very warm in Maryland for this time of year.  I’m wishing for a little snow, especially after reading this poem… Snow in the Suburbs by Thomas Hardy …..Every branch big with it, ….Bent every twig with it; ……..Every...
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Chocolate Fish and Chocolate Bunnies

I’m writing my first post by iphone while driving to New York to visit my brother, Josh, and his family for the holiday. We’re looking forward to a weekend of good food and lots of hang out time. I’ve promised...
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A Little Magic at the Holidays

About ten years ago I started collecting Department 56 buildings and figurines.  I found them magical to look at during the holidays.  After a few years and over ten buildings later, I stopped buying them but still enjoyed putting them...
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Givaway Winner and Pretty Holiday Design

Congratulations to Sophie!  My daughter, Kylie, picked her name out of a hat to win the book of her choice…The Home Within Us.  An excellent choice…Bobby Alpine creates gorgeous homes that combine history with gracious modern living.  Enjoy the book...
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Thanksgiving Tables and a Favorite Recipe

I have twenty three coming for Thanksgiving next week!   Reid and I have been hosting Thanksgiving for many years now so we pretty much have our routine down.  Reid smokes a turkey, I roast a turkey (yes, it’s a...
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Pretty Pumpkins

Here’s inspiration for your holiday decorating.  You can also check out last year’s Autumn Decor post for more great pictures. Southern Living Martha Stewart Southern Living Martha Stewart Southern Living Sunset Martha Stewart Better Homes and Gardens Sunset Martha Stewart...
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Happy Holidays and Happy New Year

Coco + Kelley It’s hard to believe the year is almost over!  For me, it’ll be one to remember…I started my blog which turned out to be much more fun then I ever expected and it’s all been due to...
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Holiday Decor

Whew!  Almost done with putting the holiday decorations up.  Each year I plan to simplify the decorations but instead we some how do more.   This year we decorated our new portico for the first time.  It was quite the...
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