Wednesday, December 9, 2009

~Christmas Waves Its Wand~

"Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful."

~Norman Vincent Peale~

"Christmas! The very word brings joy to our hearts."

~Joann Winmill Brown~

"Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance -
ever beautiful, unique, and gone too soon."

~Deborah Whips~

"The perfect Christmas Tree?  All Christmas trees are perfect."

~Charles Barnard~

"The best gifts around any Christmas tree: the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other."

~Burton Hillis~

I wish we could put up some of the Christmas  spirit in a jar and open a jar of it every month."

~Harlan Miller~

"I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all year."

~Charles Dickens~
Merry Christmas everyone!  Thank you for visiting.  I will be joining  The Home For The Holidays Party at Southern Hospitality. If you want to know how to make the stockings, go here.  You can see how to make the "winter dreams" banner here.

Reminder:  You can enter my giveaway here.



  1. Sooo beautiful Janet! I featured your wooden letter banner from Mi4M because I loved it so much :)

  2. This is all just so beautiful. I can not beleive I am just now finding your blog but I can see I will be back often! I simply love all your touches...

    I didn't go all out like I have in years past but still enjoy decorating so much and seeing what others have done is always a treat!
    Thank you so much for sharing with us!

  3. Your home is very lovely! I adore your cottagey style. Gorgeous Christmas decor. Hugs, Cindy S.

  4. Love the skates and the Winter Dreams banner is adorable

  5. Hi Janet, I enjoyed the tour of your Christmasy home. Very pretty. Your Winter Dreams cabinet is just fabulous!! Merry Christmas...

  6. The skates are so pretty. You've inspired me!

  7. Everything is so pretty. I like the roses on the mantel. Rosie

  8. OMG! I'm in love with all of it, but your hutch stole my heart :)


  9. Hi and I've certainly enjoyed myself looking at your Christmas pretties, but like Rue - that hutch is so amazing! Love how you've decorated it.
    be a sweetie,
    Shelia ;)

  10. Beautiful decorations. I love the hutch with the winter wonderful letters. I also have ice skates in my entrway. Stop by and see sometime. Lovely home! Happy holidays.

  11. I just love your Christmas home! Beautiful stockings, did you make them? The vintage luggae and skates picture is so great!

  12. Your decorations are just beautiful. I am crazy for the suitcases and the skates....

  13. Love your suitcases! I bought some skates at a thrift store this summer and can't for the life of me find them to use them for Christmas decorating!!