Weeping Trees Make Me Smile: Mixed Media Christmas Tag

Weeping Trees Make Me Smile: Mixed Media Christmas Tag

My Little Tree I thought I would share my tree since the theme of this post is trees. We got this pretty Balsam Fir the day after Thanksgiving. I wanted to have a full month to enjoy my Christmas decor. Unfortunately, the needles are already…

Surviving the Freshly Fallen Snow: Mixed Media Christmas Tag

Surviving the Freshly Fallen Snow: Mixed Media Christmas Tag

Only 25 Days Actually it is 17 days till Christmas but who is counting 😉 To be honest, it doesn’t feel like Christmas. My shopping is done, I am listening to Christmas music and I have done a little baking but the one thing missing…

Poinsettias For Christmas: Mixed Media Tag

Poinsettias For Christmas: Mixed Media Tag

Poinsettia’s For Christmas I am not really a fan of poinsettias but maybe that is because growing up our church covered the front with red ones. Church members would donate money to purchase the poinsettias ‘In Memory Of’ and the next Sunday there would be…

Christmas Is Coming: Mixed Media Card

Christmas Is Coming: Mixed Media Card

Holly Leaves and Snow Thanksgiving was full of amazing food and conversation. The next day we went to Walmart because we always shop for blu rays when they are on sale. After that, I dug out my Christmas decor and decorated to my hearts content.…

When the Sky Rains Pearls: Mixed Media Christmas Card

When the Sky Rains Pearls: Mixed Media Christmas Card

Raining Pearls As I sit here, I can’t think of a topic to discuss that goes with the title of my post. Maybe that is because at the moment I am very distracted by the Hallmark Christmas movie I am watching. And my brain is…

It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year: Mixed Media Card

It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year: Mixed Media Card

A Most Wonderful Time I am having a very productive week due to extra crafting time. I haven’t done much paper crafting though. I have been making another dress for my little sweetie to wear for Thanksgiving. And this time I even made a matching…

Skating Through The Holidays: Mixed Media Christmas Card

Skating Through The Holidays: Mixed Media Christmas Card

Skating Through The Holidays Wow! I cannot believe the holidays are upon us. We are practicing our church Christmas cantata in earnest and I am starting to make holiday dinner plans! This time of year is always exciting, especially when I browse through Pinterest, but…

The Little Boy With the Knit Cap: Mixed Media Christmas Card

The Little Boy With the Knit Cap: Mixed Media Christmas Card

Knit Caps and Stockings Speaking of knit caps, I can’t believe how cold it got this week. The leaves are gorgeous shades of golden, red and orange and we finally have the weather to match. I makes me so very thankful for a warm shelter!…

A Very Pearly Christmas Gift Bag: PaperArtsy Guest Designer

A Very Pearly Christmas Gift Bag: PaperArtsy Guest Designer

Designer Gift Bag I am over at the PaperArtsy blog today sharing a DIY Christmas gift bag. The holidays are approaching quickly and this project is perfect for those last minute packaging ideas. I love beautiful packaging. I even have a Pinterest board dedicated to…

Recycled Sari Christmas Tree Skirt

Recycled Sari Christmas Tree Skirt

The Inspiration I know it is not Christmas but I thought I might share a sewing project that I just completed. My inspiration photo for this project was this tree skirt from Anthropologie which is no longer available for purchase. Even if it was available…