Looking forward….

To decorating for the holidays! Where did you think I was going with that…not on your life.

I would like to share a few ideas that I am planning on scattering around the house this holiday season…first something to snack on…

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Click here for the yummy recipe…

My husband picked up a couple of old bird-cages on the side of the road.  I plan to paint them black and I hope they turn half as nice as these, minus the black ravens of course.

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Our guests will most likely be greeted by this guy…

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Here is the inspiration for my mantle…except I don’t have a mantle but I do have a hearth so use your imagination…

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I am also planning to wrap a few gifts…I really like this combination of textures and materials…

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Then there is always time for Christmas Kiss and Photo…

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8 Comments

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8 responses to “Looking forward….

  1. Your house will be very inviting. I love that gift wrapping idea. Nice change from the standard roll paper (or my lazy solution: gift bags.)

  2. Have fun with your decorating and gift wrapping, Jeanne.

  3. I am not much of a decorator so i really love to see things like this. Love the chalkboard idea!

  4. LOVE the snow man made out of “wreaths”. I might have to steal that idea. Your blog is filled with so many great ideas! I gave you a shout out today on my blog with a Liebster Award because I wanted you to know that I appreciate you. Thanks.

    • Hi Emily, How did you know that is just what I needed today…Life @ 50 + has a few surprises that are less than award worthy…and today I needed a little blog love. Thanks from the bottom of my little blog heart…I hope you and your family are enjoying the change in the seasons!

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