Christmas-the INSPIRATION PLANNING & PREPARATION

I mentioned in my last post The Magic of Christmas-the Living Room, that I have a strategic plan each year to prepare for the Holidays. I did touch on this a little, back in October, but lets get into a little more detail, so that if you want to come along for the ride, we…

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The Magic of Christmas-the LIVING ROOM

Its time for woolen mittens and scarves, time for Pumpkin Pies, Sugar Cookies, and Glass Candy, I can’t wait. Oh the anticipation when you open that first Christmas bin, packed full of all things pretty, glittery, and full of memories of Christmas’s past, and the hope for the one right before us. So much planning,…

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Layers and Layers for the Tree-“Dripping in Magic”

I love to decorate, that is no secret, but decorating for Christmas is on a whole other level. There is just something about the bright lights that make me feel all warm and fuzzy, memories flooding back, and all things nostalgic. I love to take my time when I decorate, and slowly layer in “all…

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Christmas Table Scape

Well its that time again, time to set the table for another table scape, this time for Christmas. Setting a table is one of my favorite things to do. I just really enjoy playing around with layers and layers, of dishes and textures and colors. But if you are like me, even on any regular…

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A Holiday Tour of the Dining Room 2016

So much time is spent in the dining room that I really like to make it a special place to be, during the holiday season, however not over decorated. Though I do enjoy a full and cozy home at the holidays I prefer to restrain myself just a tad bit more in here, than the…

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Christmas Holiday Home Tour 2016

2016 holiday housewalk linky party! http://www.jenniferrizzo.com   Every year at this time, I spend countless hours scrolling through all the beautifully decorated homes, on all of the Holiday Home Tours, reading every word, and getting a glimpse inside of the magic that other people like me are creating for their families. I am one of…

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From Our Home to Yours-2015 Home Tour

Well here we are it is just a week before Christmas and everything is coming together. Before you know we will be thinking about New Years resolutions, Valentines Day, and Spring flowers. It all goes by so quickly, we simply move along and life is just slipping by. I thought I would share a little…

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Christmas Mantle Styling’s

One of my favorite things to decorate for Christmas is the mantle. This year I thought I would challenge myself to doing a few different options. My traditional and go to mantle for Christmas is one super fluffy, large garland, garland lights, and then pic by pic, kind of like the staircase, it turns into one…

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Decorating on a Dime-Using a $3 Find To Decorate for Christmas

I love to decorate, and shop, but lets face it, money doesn’t grow on trees, and sometimes you need to find a few inexpensive ways to update to décor. I don’t know about you but when I go into the stores at holiday time, my eyes open wide and it seems to me that everything…

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A Little Night Time Tour

One night I was up late, who am I kidding I’m up late every night, and as I came into the front rooms to turn off the lights I decided to grab a few pictures. A few adjustments to the camera settings, and here is what I came up with. All the light are out except…

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