Holiday Joy

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We got a little snow last week, which is a rare treat around here these days. Well, a treat if you don’t have to drive in it.

Last year, we didn’t get any snow, so our one snow day was a pretty big deal for my 4-year-old.

I love the way snow quiets [...]

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas

There is a local family that goes all out with their Christmas decorations every year. Santa frequently stops by to pose for DIY photos, and they even have a snow making machine installed on the side of their house. They also collect for the NW Harvest food drive every year.

Every where you look is [...]

That’s one way to light a tree

I love it when people think out of the box for holiday decorations.

This tree full of lanterns is so festive, but also, so interesting. I could sit and look for hours. Well, if it wasn’t so cold.  

Have any decorations captured your interest this season?          

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Baby shoe ornaments

When Gem grew out of her first baby shoes, I couldn’t bear to get rid of them. I wanted to keep them, but I didn’t want them just tucked away in a box for decades either.

I didn’t know what to do with them until we started putting up our Christmas tree.

Now, [...]