First of all the best DIY project of my life was completed on November 27th, 2013 when I had my little girl, Mary. Since I was mostly absent this year (you can thank the little girl above for that) I’ll only be sharing the top 5 posts from the year:
Archives for December 2013
I think everyone and their great aunt Sally has made cinnamon apple sauce ornaments, and why not? They are easy, they smell amazing (I scatter them in the tubs when I pack Christmas stuff away so the next year everything smells like the holidays) and they last forever.
Poinsettias just scream Christmas to me (it’s a nice scream, very Christmas carol-y) but our cat Rita eats houseplants so I don’t dare bring real ones into my house. Instead I buy lots and lots of fake ones. I use them to decorate the tree and last year I used them to make a pretty […]
One of my favorite Christmas family traditions is setting up the Nativity scene. My grandma bought my sister and I our own sets and added lots of characters over the years (what, your nativity set doesn’t have a flock of sheep and a man playing bagpipes?). This year I decided to set it up on […]
Welcome to December! Do you have all your gifts wrapped? If you’re like me, you still have a few left to buy. As part of the Silhouette Challenge group on Facebook (info for joining can be found here) I was able to participate in a gift tag swap. There is a lot of talent in […]