Small Start to My Outdoor Christmas Decorating

I feel like I'm already behind, because everywhere I look (our neighborhood) and everywhere I read (facebook and my favorite design blogs and twitter) everyone has all their Christmas decorations up. I don't even have my Thanksgiving stuff put away yet. I did however get a few things done outside these last few days. The first is my swag on the front door. I just bought a plain swag and dressed it with ornaments, and berries and some various winter…

Decorating Your Door for Christmas

(Photo from Southern Living) This photo is from Southern Living. I chose it because I'm decorating the outside of my house this week. If only my house looked like this one! My plan is to finish decorating the outside of our house this week, and the inside of the house next week, but honestly my brain is all over the place. I went shopping this weekend for supplies for the outside and I kept putting decorations for inside the house…

Happy Thanksgiving!

(Photo from Martha Stewart, but of course!)Its been a rough year but I still have so much to be thankful for. I love my family and friends very much and without them I couldn't get through the hard stuff! I hope everyone enjoys their Thanksgiving!!Eat lots and be thankful!

Thanksgiving Table

We're hosting Thanksgiving this year and are counting down the days to the food! Its the one time of the year where I don't feel guilty for eating too much, which obviously makes it my favorite holiday of the year! I finished decorating the table today and I thought I'd show you the process.Below is the before. We don't normally have the table set but we have our house on market (any buyers out there?) and I wanted the table…

Getting ready for Thanksgiving

I'm hosting Thanksgiving this year and I've been trying to come up with some ideas for decorating the house for. I'm thinking about using natural materials, pinecones, leaves, corks and I even have some ideas using some veggies for the centerpiece. I want to keep it simple and am looking forward to using my fancy china!Do you decorate for Thanksgiving?