Mixed Metallics Christmas Mantel - Centsational Girl
What a great tradition to start.... Have family put money in mason jar throughout year. At Christmas time, choose someone to bless (anonymously). On Christmas eve, deliver by Ring and Run. Must read the book "The Christmas Jar" it explains how it all started. Wow, so amazing.
Christmas (count down) Bible Verses to read. From December 1st to Christmas Eve
The 36th AVENUE | 25 Christmas Traditions
25 Days of the Christmas Spirit...each night focus on a different aspect of Christmas (ex: Night 1: Count down to Christmas with scriptures; Night 2: Learn about the tradition of the x-mas tree; Night 3: Learn why ornaments are put on the tree; etc...)
The Things I Love: 25 Days of The Christmas Spirit + Giveaway
What a great tradition to start.... Have family put money in mason jar throughout year. At Christmas time, choose someone to bless (anonymously). On Christmas eve, deliver by Ring and Run. Must read the book "The Christmas Jar" it explains how it all started.
How to Decorate Your Christmas Tree--A Five Part Series to Help You Have the Most Gorgeous Tree Ever!
How to Decorate Your Christmas Tree
Homemade Mulling Spice--Williams Sonoma copycat : -1 lrg orange, zest, peel & pith, minced -1 oz jar cinn sticks, chipped -.75 oz whole allspice -.75 ounce whole cloves 1. Preheat oven 200F, put parchment paper down. 2. Scatter zest, peel & pith over parchment paper; bake for about 1 hour until dry. 3. Meanwhile, place cinn sticks in Ziploc & wrap in beach towel& smash up cinn sticks (a hammer or rolling pin would work well). 4. Mix everything gently & store in airtight container.
DIY Recipe: Homemade Mulling Spice
Remembering loved ones at Christmas...
ArtsyMama: Idea house....
How To Decorate a Mantel for Christmas - Phoebe Howard for Southern Living
How To Decorate a Holiday Mantel
@Marilyn McMullan McNalley ~ Christmas lights instantly make me feel eight years old again.
Katrina Mayer - Wellness and Longevity Advocate
Great ideas for when you're stuck on what to write in Christmas cards!
How to string lights for Christmas tree - cool! Before I had only seen the "wind around and around until each strand runs out" routine. Maybe this would make replacing burnt-out strands easier? The whole article has good ideas from this veteran tree-decorator, like mixing sizes/types of lights.
Putting Lights on a Christmas Tree...The EASY WAY
Gold Music Themed Christmas Tree. I really like the way they did the ribbon on this tree.