Category Archives: Christmas Ideas

12 Days of Blogger Holiday Home Tours

12 Days of Blogger Holiday Home Tour Daily Schedule

Today is the kick off date for the 12 Days of Holiday Homes; blogger home tours organized and hosted by 11 Magnolia Lane and Evolution of Style. Our sponsor this year is Lynch Creek Farm. My Christmas home tour will … Continue reading

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Creative Homemade Christmas Gifts

Entertainer Gift Basket

It often doesn’t take a great deal of effort to hand-make gifts, but the recipients will appreciate your time, talents, and thoughtfulness. Plus, making presents yourself enables you to personalize them specifically for your friends and family and what they … Continue reading

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Beautiful and Easy DIY Christmas Décor Projects

Olive Branch With Gold Bells

Last week, Cyndy shared her tricks from her department store visual design days for how store designers create magical Christmas trees, wreaths, and centerpieces. If you missed that post, you can find it here. By the way, her ribbon trick … Continue reading

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Use these Creative Christmas Decorating Tricks this Year

Christmas tree decorating tricks

      As you begin to think about Christmas decorating this year, I wanted to share some easy and creative Christmas decorating tricks that we used over the years when I was a department store visual designer and merchandiser. … Continue reading

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Creative Christmas Kids’ Crafts and Gifts to Make

Creative Christmas Kids' Crafts and Gifts to Make.

Christmas is the perfect time to get crafty with your kids. Gather your own children around the kitchen table, or have a Christmas kids’ crafts party with your little ones, their friends, your nieces and nephews, and some of your favorite … Continue reading

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Top 5 Holiday Entertaining Shortcuts

Top Five Holiday Entertaining Shortcuts

Today’s Top 5 Holiday Entertaining Shortcuts brought to you today by EVITE® and Harry & David I love entertaining during the holidays and today, I wanted to share some great shortcuts and tips for entertaining during the holidays that can help … Continue reading

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Easy DIY Christmas Wreaths for Around the Home

Creative DIY Christmas Wreath Projects.

image via Under the Sycamore   There are so many quick and easy DIY Christmas wreaths out there in Blogland and over the years, I have shared a few DIY wreath projects myself.  Of course, wreaths are great for the front … Continue reading

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25 Yummy Homemade Christmas Gifts to Make (or Buy)

20 Creative and Yummy Homemade Christmas Food Gifts to Give. Creative Ways to Wrap Them. The Creativity Exchange.

  Over the six years that I have been blogging, I have shared a lot of homemade Christmas gifts to make (food). These are creative sweet treats to give to neighbors, teachers and friends and several of them only take … Continue reading

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Creative Christmas Decorating Projects and a Few Tricks

Creative Christmas Decorating Projects and Ideas. The Creativity Exchange

  I know we all have Thanksgiving on our minds at the moment but I wanted to go ahead and post these creative Christmas decorating projects, tricks and ideas because I also know many of you are starting to pull … Continue reading

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Favorite Christmas Snacks and Printable Gift Tag

Free Printable Merry Christmas Gift Tag

It’s hard to believe Christmas is almost here!  As we head into the next week and into Christmas, I wanted to share a few of my favorite Christmas recipes and snacks as you think about the things you want to … Continue reading

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