festive cranberry posset recipe

Have you heard of Posset? I discovered it last year and it’s a deliciously creamy dessert that is super simple to make. The fabulous part is that it looks more sophisticated than it is, making it a great entertaining and holiday dessert. Today I am sharing a cranberry posset recipe perfect for the holiday season.…

the Masterpiece Christmas tree for the season

Today I wanted to share our Christmas tree for the season with all the final details. The glow of the tree is magical and we have it on everyday, for most of the day! It’s the most wonderful time of the year indeed! Come on in and let me share the details about the masterpiece…

how to use thrifted silver in Christmas decor

Welcome to the next installment of THRIFTED GOODIES! If you enjoy thrift shopping and love the thrill of the hunt, then, this post is for you.  Silver plate is one of the things I always look for while thrift shopping, and thrifted silver makes great accent pieces for the Christmas holiday.

how to make a holiday candle ring from a fall burlap leaf wreath

I am so excited to share with you today a craft that can preform double duty. I created this burlap leaf wreath for our Thanksgiving | late fall decor. Now I converted it to a Christmas candle ring. Come on in and let me show you how to make a holiday burlap pine candle ring…


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