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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I know it’s February………. ……..in fact, I’m tweaking my house for Valentine’s day today, BUT, I wanted to post my winter home tour (since I’ve never done one!). So, here ya go!
Since this post was made, I have updated my orbs again!!! That post can be found here! I have two urns that flank the sides of my top step before entering my porch.
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!
Happy Day Everyone!!!!! Remember my “splash of color” bright green chair I painted for my back yard that smiled at me when I painted her and gave her new flower friends to hold? Well, I decided she needed some friends!
I kept putting off this post until I had everything done on the porch. Then I realized days were slipping by and everything may never get done!!! So, we’re going with it “as is”!!!! I’m sure I will continue “tweaking”, as Summertime rolls on!!! That’s what we do, right??!! Rooms are never done…..even outside rooms!!! […]