Posts Tagged with "winter"

Sweet Shot Tuesday

Tuesday, December 14, 2010


I’m linking up to Darcy’s Sweet Shot Tuesday. Our gingerbread village was a little too tempting for our little Molly! Love, Jess

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Baby, It’s Cold Outside

Monday, December 13, 2010

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At least 17 inches of snow blew into town this past weekend. The roof of the Mall of America Field collapsed, cars were in the ditch everywhere and community activities were cancelled. The news called it Snow-ma-gedon! I called it a Blizzard. Molly called it a “Lizzard”! We made a gingerbread village. Peter taught Ryan [...]

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Her Family is Clothed in Scarlet

Friday, February 26, 2010


{I’m skipping around Proverbs 31 again. I will get back to groceries I promise. It’s just that playing in the snow is so much fun!} Proverbs 31:21 21 When it snows, she has no fear for her household; for all of them are clothed in scarlet. Hats, boots, mittens, snowpants….check This Proverbs 31 “studying” is [...]

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More V-Day Decor

Monday, February 1, 2010


Just a few more touches… I filled a baker’s tin with Scrabble tiles to send a loving message to my family. Red winter berries bring my sideboard “mantle” just a touch of color. To add a hint of love to my bedroom, I created a LOVE banner for the old farmhouse window. I made the [...]

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Valentine’s Day Decor

Wednesday, January 27, 2010


Time to get your Cupid On I am okay with any excuse for chocolate and candle light, you? Valentine’s Day is notorious for romance but I want more! Am I coming across as high maintenance or what? Seriously, what good is ONE day of romance if the rest of your days are filled with sub-par [...]

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Ice Sun Catchers for Winter

Tuesday, January 19, 2010


Outdoor Decor on the Cheap How To: Arrange citrus slices, cranberries, evergreen sprigs in a brownie pan or muffin tin Add warm water (enough to cover the items in the pan) Plop some twine in the warm water (creates hanger) Freeze pan of water outside or in your freezer Place pan in a bit of [...]

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Winter Decor

Tuesday, January 12, 2010


A Quick Tour I had plenty of empty nooks to mess around with since the Christmas decor is finally in the attic. Does anyone else pack all the red and green bins up right away, then take 2 weeks to get it out of the hallway in front of the attic? Anyway, here is a [...]

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Christmas Wrap Up

Tuesday, January 5, 2010


Christmastime Decor is on the way to the Attic I packed away the tree and cleaned the house. I feels good to get a fresh start on the new year without the beautiful *clutter* of Christmas. Before I say goodbye to this season’s Christmas, I thought I’d post about a few of my favorite things… [...]

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Christmas Tour

Tuesday, December 15, 2009


` Come on In! I made a snowball tree from a wrought iron votive holder to dress up my front step. My front door displays a winter friendly decoration. Check out my wreath tutorial. Well, that’s all for now. I hope you enjoyed your tour. I think I’ll be playing around with Christmas decor and [...]

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Merry Days & Silent Nights Tutorial

Monday, December 14, 2009


So many good things start with the phrase, “So, I had this old sign from a thrift store”, don’t they? Here is a good example… I also clipped the huge raffia bow and wire hanger off of the sign. Just as I was feeling proud that I was showing Molly about the alphabet…she stole sips [...]

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