Tag Archives: Joys of Christmas

A Family Christmas

I finally have at least a little time to post about our Christmas get together. We met at my house the weekend before Christmas, and everyone was able to make it. We all share in the preparation of the meal, … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and Catching Up

For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord. Luke 2:11 I guess that over 2 weeks might be the longest period of time that I have gone between posts. … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born,  and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no guest room available for … Continue reading

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Holiday Entertaining

For someone who has never really been comfortable entertaining, I have really been doing a lot of it lately…4 holiday parties in less than 2 weeks…go ahead, call me crazy. I deserve it. I have already written about my December … Continue reading

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Oldies but Goodies Birthday Bash

A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.  Proverbs 17:17 Several friends and I share December birthdays and I have been thinking for quite some time that it might be fun to have a little get-together. … Continue reading

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Christmas Changes

All families change through the years, and mine is no exception. My parents downsized a few years ago, but we have continued to meet at their house at Christmastime for our family get together. Since they moved into the smaller … Continue reading

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Christmas Dining Room #2

In my last post, I mentioned that I would only be doing variations of the same table throughout Christmas instead of entirely new tablescapes. With that in mind, I reset the dining table this morning with a few different objects … Continue reading

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Challenge Table

When Kathleen introduced her challenge table a few weeks ago, I really wasn’t all that interested and did not plan to participate. However, when I was getting out a few Christmas decorations, I suddenly had an idea. I love all … Continue reading

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Christmas Dining Room #1

Believe it or not, I have been working on the dining room table and vignettes for over 2 weeks. Finally, today I made up my mind to get something finished in there. I started with the buffet. I decided to … Continue reading

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Birthdays and Bargains and Bowls, Oh My!

Before I begin this post, I want to thank Lavender Garden Cottage for featuring my Christmas mantel. If you’ve not seen this great blog, please be sure to check it out! She has lots of inspiration week after week! I realized … Continue reading

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