Category Archives: Christmas Ideas

Decking the Halls: Sneak Peek

I’m getting a jump on our Christmas decorating early this year and I’m so excited to team up today with 14 amazing home bloggers and Kirkland’s to share our Christmas decor projects and tips with you.  At the end of … Continue reading

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Creative Christmas Storage Ideas and Products

Creative Christmas Storage Ideas and Products

I hope you all have had a wonderful Christmas!  If you’re in the process of packing up Christmas, I wanted to pop in today and share some creative Christmas storage ideas and products to help you organize your Christmas and … Continue reading

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20 Christmas Cookie Recipes and Creative Ways to Give Them

Chocolate Sugar Cookies via Sweetopia

  If you’re a baker, you probably share cookies and other baked goods from your kitchen with friends and family, especially at Christmas. Even if you’re not a baker, cookies are easy treats you can make and gift. Today we’ve … Continue reading

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Creative Gift Wrap Ideas and Christmas Printables

Black, white and gold gift wrap via Boxwood Clippings

At Christmastime, you can get creative in so many ways, from your Christmas tree and holiday home décor (have you seen Cyndy’s gorgeous holiday home tour?), to your menu (we collected lots of mouthwatering holiday recipes here), and especially your … Continue reading

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Holiday Home Tours Recap and Link Party For You!

Christmas Home Tour. The Creativity Exchange

The 12 Days of Holiday Home Tours was so much fun and seeing all of the beautiful and creative Christmas decor (and TONS of ideas) in all of the blogger’s homes was so inspiring for me! If you missed my Christmas … Continue reading

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Creative Christmas Recipes to Try this Year

Buttery Lemon Shortbread Cookies

Get-togethers abound during the holiday season, and Christmas gatherings give you a wonderful opportunity to try out new recipes, whether you’re cooking for your own family, hosting a few friends, or taking a dish to a party. Today we’ve pulled … Continue reading

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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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