Decor

Get out the Doilies!

Get out the Doilies!

A few years ago I began to see many crafts on Pinterest using doilies. Having two Portuguese grandmothers, great aunts, and a mother who has crocheted doilies for me…they have been part of my life since I was a kid. I have an abundance of […]

Christmas Table Decor

Christmas Table Decor

During the Holiday season many of us like to decorate the dining table to make it look festive. I enjoy decorating with simple DIY projects or using materials that are inexpensive, easily accessible and I often use items that I already own.

100 Ft Christmas Tree

100 Ft Christmas Tree

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! To officially kick-off the start of the holidays the CF Eaton Centre, a Toronto downtown mall, held the city’s largest tree lighting ceremony last month for the second straight year.

What is Blogmas ?

What is Blogmas ?

So we are a few days late for the start of Blogmas, but since we posted yesterday …I am going to say that we only missed one day , Dec 1st.  What is “Blogmas”? It is like an advent calendar but in blog form. We […]

Christmas Simplicity

Christmas Simplicity

It’s the simple things that make Christmas special. Those special touches you add to your home… The time you spend with your loved ones… Aside from my Christmas Trees, I try to keep the rest of the Christmas themed decor pretty simple. 

Christmas Hostess Gift Ideas

Christmas Hostess Gift Ideas

Christmas time is a busy season for everyone.  With getting the house decorated, buying presents and attending Christmas parties with family and friends here are some simple and sweet hostess gift ideas to make life a little simpler.