Tag: vintage shiny brite ornaments

Novel Bakers: Christmas All Through The South Part 2

I’m joining The Novel Bakers with Southern Living Christmas All Through The South: Joyful Memories, Timeless Moments, Enduring Traditions.  Combining all the elements for which Southern Living is known and revered – food, travel, and homes, this book is a journey of celebrations through the South, from the low country and the pan-handle to the Texas…

Chalkboard Runner and Plaid Tidings in the Potting Shed

How was your weekend? Were you busy decking the halls? I’ve been slowly adding some Christmas greens around the Potting Shed, working my way around the outside, cleaning up leaves and neglected pots of frost-nipped annuals, replacing with boughs of cedar, pine and cypress. We had some much-need rain over the weekend, so I took a little…

Trimming the Tree

Trimming the tree is one my favorite Christmas traditions~ I enjoy pulling out the ornaments and taking a walk down memory lane. My Shiny Brites and vintage ornaments~ glittered and flocked~ add a little nostalgia with their soft colors and time-worn patina. While some ornaments offer Christmas wishes & messages. . . I find myself wondering what…