I enjoy making my house a home as much as I enjoy painting and penciling.  It is much like creating art to me.  I place vignettes here and there with everyday items thru-out my home, arranging and re-arranging until I am satisfied.  I don’t play by the rules or follow a guideline, but use what I like (or find on Pinterest!).

I like to think my home is ‘Cottage Style with a bit of Vintage’….if I had to place a name to it.  A bit of homemade, a bit of vintage, and a bit of memory makers.

When Christmas is upon us I like to add Holiday touches to the everyday.

Aluminum candy canes in a vintage sour cream jar

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Vintage syrup pitchers with a simple snow scene

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An elf from my childhood….to cherish and remember

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A hand embroidered table runner from my husbands grandmother, for us

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Santa salt and pepper shakers….just because

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A vintage scale with sweet treats

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 a sweet set of ornaments made by my grandmother…Mary, Joseph and baby Jesus

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Even the scarf tossed onto my shoulders on a cold day…hand knitted by my beautiful Mom

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There is beauty in the everyday….bits of memories from the past

Cherished Christmas

May we never forget the reason to celebrate

The birth of our Savior…Jesus

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6 thoughts on “Holiday Touches to the Everyday

  1. Connie Martin says:

    What beautiful memories. Thank you for sharing. Merry Christmas to you and yours

    Sent from my iPhone


    1. Merry Christmas Connie….Luv Sharing!

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