holiday decorations

Bullet Casings That Hang On Our Christmas Tree Have Special Meaning
After visiting a few friend's homes I realized how bare my Christmas tree really is.  There are a few red Christmas balls from my childhood, a few handmade reindeer ornaments that my daughter and I made,  a few snowflakes that my Aunt crocheted and the shell casing Santas in the picture above.  I wa…
Is It Too Early To Start Putting Christmas Decorations Up?
I realize that some people leave their outdoor Christmas lights up year round, but that's not what I'm talking about.  I want to know what you think is TOO early to put up a Christmas tree, and set out your creche and nativity figurines or go into full blown holiday mode INSIDE your h…
Hand Crafted Christmas Present Evokes Emotional Response
My husband lost his father when he was 32 years old.  He has a few pictures, tools and lots of memories, but this Christmas his sister Lisa gave him a gift that showed her creative talents and will be cherished every Christmas for years to come.  Before you read further look closely at the…