My Christmas Mantel………A mixture of Gold, Silver, Crystals, Greenery and Lights
I love winter wonderlands…………
unfortunately, I live in Texas so winter wonderlands are extinct!
So, I created a little one centered around my German wagon which we found while stationed in Bavaria when my husband was in the military.Continue reading
You may remember, I decorated my living room mantel with a non-traditional color scheme!
You may also remember, I decided to update my front porch with some wooden firecrackers!
They were so easy to make, I decided to make a set for my living room in a non-traditional way!
I know, I know……traditional Fourth of July decorations are all about Red, White and Blue and flags everywhere!
Trust me, I’m as American as they come!
My hubby served for 26 years in the military…..I definitely have American pride!!
In fact, I like to show it on my front porch beginning right around Memorial Day!
Hubby and I ate a wonderful 4th of July dessert in mason jars on that very porch and I’m sure we will again come the big day!!!
BUT, I’m getting honest here………
Although I love looking at traditional decorations in other homes, I don’t really decorate the inside of my home with red, white and blue!
I take more of a non-traditional approach!! Here’s my mantel…..
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This is one of the easiest projects I have ever done! Super Duper Easy Peasy! anyone can do […]
A glass of wine……… …….a little soft jazz playing in the background……. ……birds chirping……. ……..a soft breeze. This is where we like to hang out on the weekends!
Aw….I love springtime in South Texas! Best time of the year, in my opinion. The nights are still cooling down and our days average around 70 degrees! I just wish it lasted all year! In about a month or two I will be complaining about the hot, humid temperatures and staying outside after noon will […]
I hope you all have enjoyed our little Backyard Retreat Series!! If you are new here, WELCOME! You can catch up by clicking on wooden awnings and a shed/shop to see the first two projects in our series! We’re moving on to the Arbors and an Extended Patio!
Are you a cloche lover? Me too! I love the glass ones, wire ones, and even cloches that weren’t originally intended to be a cloche!!